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1922.490 (RS179346)

Description

Wallpaper fragment used to cover a pamphlet. The pattern is a large-scale floral spray, including carnation, stenciled in yellow, green, pink, blue and purple and block printed in varnish red and black on unground paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1760
Location of origin
England
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
8 7/8 x 11 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.490
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth A. Huebener
GUSN
176643
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p. 103, pl. 2, p. 43
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Flower spray
carnation
flower
Design Technique
Stenciled
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Pamphlet
Paper Finish
Laid
Joined Sheets
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Design Technique
Stenciled

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