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1920.325.1A (RS175979)

Description

Wallpaper fragment (one of three). Block-printed with floral sprig pattern, including stylized tulips and lilacs. Printed in blue and gray on light blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Wiswall-Blackman House.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
14 1/8 x 17 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.325.1A
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth A. Huebener
GUSN
176683
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1920.324A Relationship Paper from same house
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1920.326A Relationship Paper from same house
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1920.325.1C Relationship Fragment of same paper.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Large floral
sprigs
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 9 3/5, print width 9 1/2 (inches)

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