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1922.27B (RS174414)

Description

Wallpaper border fragment printed in two pinks, two browns, green, and white on an ochre ground. There is a twisted form which runs the length of the border and looks like cable moulding or ropework. Circular rosettes and thick jagged white lines are placed within the rope form.

Details

Maker
unknown
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Goddard-Watson-Davenport-Stimson House (Cambridge, Mass.), Parlor.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
3 x 3 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.27B
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
176830
Related Items
Accession number 1922.27a&c
Accession number 1922.26a-c

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Cable moulding/ropework
rosettes
Paper Finish
Laid
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border

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