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1969.577.1 (RS175779)

Description

Unused sample. Persian stylized foliate elements embellished with beading and scrolls. Printed in matte khaki, green, ochre and pink contrasting with metallic blue, pink, copper and gold. Printed on grey matte ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
Cresswell & Washburn (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1887
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Dearborn-Woodbury House.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
33 3/4 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.577.1
GUSN
177074
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 166, pl. 52; p. 264, fig. 78.3. "In Pursuit of Beauty"; p. 80, Ill. 3.15.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
scroll
beading
geometric lattice
Period/Style
Persian
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
745
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 19 3/4, repeat width 18 3/8, print width 18 3/8 (inches)

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