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1985.795A (RS184487)

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Allover floral design of peonies, lilies, daffodils, and passion flowers. Printed in cream, tan, brown, and olive green against a metallic gold field on an ochre ground and over printed with sepia pin stripes. Straight match.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
"Say 90's/Miss Marion Merril/Portland / Paper down home / D. Waterhouse Gift" (Handwritten on verso)
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
29 1/2 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.795A
Credit Line
Gift of Dorothy Waterhouse
GUSN
176925
Related Items
Accession number 1985.795b Relationship Roll

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
peonies
daffodils
lilies
passion flowers
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 16-1/8, print width 18-3/4 (inches)

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