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1968.49 (RS175037)

Description

Unused Sample. Left side trimmed. Garlands and arabesque frame and connect "sculptural" group of 3 Cupids - 2 seated playing instruments; 1 standing holding an arrow. Printed on pink ground. Paper has basket weave, embossing. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Location of origin
England; United States
Associated Building
Stephen Robbins House, Bedroom.
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
28 5/8 x 19 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1968.49
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
176697
Related Items
Accession number 1968.54 Relationship Follen House, Lexington - same pattern, different coloring

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Cupid
arabesque
garland
lute
horn
Period/Style
Rococo Revival
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Theme
Love
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 19 7/8, print width Incomplete (inches)

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