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1971.2192 (RS201103)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Design of a round-headed arch supported by two columns. The niche within the arch is filled with two birds and a woman leaning on a balustrade in front of a domed temple. Printed in brown, white, and black on a grey ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1770
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Front Hall.
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
79 1/2 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.2192
GUSN
176813
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," fig. 4.1, pgs. 48-49
Related Items
Accession number 1967.28 Relationship same pattern, different color

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Period/Style
Pillar and Arch
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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