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1922.26 (RS174414)

Description

Three fragments of floral wallpaper. Fragment A: 3" high, 17 3/4" wide. Fragment B: 3" high, 18 3/4" wide. Fragment C: 3" high, 7 3/4" wide. Red and ochre printed on a rose ground. Diamond shapes encase quatrefoil and floral elements, alternating with rosettes and sprigs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1815
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Goddard-Watson-Davenport-Stimson House (Cambridge, Mass.), Parlor.
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
See descr. (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.26
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
176828
Related Items
Accession number 1922.27 Relationship Second layer of paper

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Quatrefoils
rosettes
diamonds
sprigs
teardrop leaves
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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