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1985.827 (RS184490)

Description

Unused sample. Repeating bouquets of buttercups (?) with acanthus scrolls printed in two yellows on unground paper. Straight match.

Details

Maker
M.H. Birge & Sons (Manufacturer)
Date
1890-1910
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
21-1/4 x 21-1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.827
Credit Line
Gift of Dorothy Waterhouse
GUSN
176910
Reference Notes
For illustration of dup. see Wallpaper in New England, fig. 73.1, p. 252.
Related Items
Accession number 1981.128 Relationship Same pattern, different provenance

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
buttercup
bouquet
acanthus leaves
Period/Style
Art Nouveau
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
2604
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 20-7/8, print width 20-1/8 (inches)

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