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1967.173 (RS175311)

Description

Scenic figure and stripe wallpaper fragment. Vertically alternating vignettes of mounted huntsman and hare, bordered on right by cone sprouting floral sprigs. Printed in black and orange on white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1825
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
24 1/8 x 20 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1967.173
Credit Line
Gift of Charles R. Strickland
GUSN
176978
Reference Notes
Is this illustrated in McClelland?
Related Items
Accession number 1921.365 Relationship Dorchester
Accession number 1967.183 Relationship Another sample, probably from same house

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
hunstman
horse
rabbit
cone
scenic figure
Period/Style
Scenery Figure
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Theme
hunting, leisure
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 7/8, print width 20 1/8 (inches)

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