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1969.577.7 (RS175812)

Description

Unused sample. Frieze. Seated putti on a bough playing violin enclosed within a rose and scroll border with border with bow knot at top. Below scroll is horizontal band of scrollwork and lyre. Printed in yellow, peach, green, blue, ochre, three pinks, three pale greens and metallic gold with clear shadow behind figure.

Details

Maker
Henry Gledhill & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1890-1910
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Dearborn-Woodbury House.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
33 3/8 x 22 1/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.577.7
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Ruth Woodbury
GUSN
177110
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 166, pl. 1.50; p.259, fig. 76.2.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
violin
bow knot
roses
lyre
putti
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Frieze
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 7/8, print width 20 3/8 (inches)

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