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1985.15 (RS184477)

Description

Unused sample. Vertical columns or stripes of scroll work with horizontal lines and dots for shading. Within the scrolled framework are vignettes of figures in Elizabethan dress with classical architectural elements behind them. Printed in grey, green, red on a white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
39-1/2 x 19-1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.15
Credit Line
Gift of Dorothy Waterhouse
GUSN
176878

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Vertical columns
scroll work
Elizabethan costume
horizontal lines and dots.
Period/Style
Renaissance Revival
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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