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1967.181 (RS177015)

Description

Fragment. Part of the paper "Diana". This pattern is Neoclassical or Adam style with urns, floral swags, scrolling foliage and a medallion with a rosette. Printed in white and black on a blue ground.

Details

Maker
Hovey, Joseph (Manufacturer)
Date
1785-1790
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
12 x 13 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1967.181
Credit Line
Gift of Charles R. Strickland
GUSN
176992
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, fig. 10-A, pp. 63-4.
Related Items
Accession number 1985.683 Relationship another sample of this paper

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
urn
floral swags
scrolling foliage
medallion with rosette
Period/Style
Neoclassical
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
Pattern Name
Diana
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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