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1985.841 (RS184336)

Description

Unused sample. Incomplete width. Large-scale bough with yellow and ochre chrysanthemum blossoms entwined with two vines with pink blossoms. Printed against a light blue, dotted field on a blue ground.

Details

Maker
Jeffrey & Co. (Manufacturer)
Morris, William
Date
1890
1890 (date registered)
Location of origin
England
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
31-7/8 x 17-7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.841
Credit Line
Gift of Dorothy Waterhouse
GUSN
176883
Reference Notes
For illustration see Wallpapers by [name?], p. 375, fig. 1065, and Wallpaper in New England, rear cover, fig. 68.2.
Related Items
Accession number 1981.147

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
bough
chrysanthemum
thistle
vine
Period/Style
Aesthetic
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Double Bough
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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