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Wallpaper Border

1930.1622 (RS175034)

Description

Fragment of flocked rosebud border. Printed in light green, white and four pinks with olive green flock, over printed with black and bright green on polished green ground. Border is printed over sidewall pattern of floral medallions on wheat background. \n Another fragment of this border design exists, printed in grays with orange flocking, over a different sidewall pattern (see 2001.281.456).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Original To Stephen Robbins House, Parlor.
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
4 7/8 x 18 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.1622
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
176705
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 144; fig. 35.1.
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1956.M25 Relationship Attached sidewall paper
Title Wallpaper Border Accession number 2001.281.456

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
wheat
rosebuds
Design Technique
Flocked
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border
Design Technique
Flocked

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