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1985.833 (RS184486)

Description

Unused sample of foliate wallpaper. Leaves printed in green, beige, and brown with beige stems and pin dot patterning on ungrounded paper. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1865
Inscriptions
"215" (printed)
"D. Waterhouse Gift" (handwritten)
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
25 5/8 x 19 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.833
Credit Line
Gift of Dorothy Waterhouse
GUSN
176887
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
leaves
foliate
pin dots
Period/Style
Foliate
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
215
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 9 1/8, print width 187/16 (inches)

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