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1969.3622 (RS203462)

Description

Unused roll. Diaper pattern with roses and quatrefoil in each losenge and stylized foliage and pindots in the lines. Block-printed in grey, white, four greens, and five pinks on a grey ground.

Details

Maker
Defosse, Jules (Manufacturer)
Date
1851-1863
paper installed 863
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.), Bedroom. Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
L. Marcotte & Co.
Dimensions
18 1/2 x 19 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3622
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
177181
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," pl. 35, pgs. 156, 161, 204.
Related Items
Accession number E-59 Relationship 1863 bill of sale

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
diaper pattern
roses
quatrefoils
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 22 1/4 (inches)

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