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1981.165 (RS198444)

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Pattern of large, open blossoms rising from large leaves and flowers that form C-scrolls and cartouches that frame blossoms. Background is stenciled in green on a gold-wash ground. Embossed with large and small beads.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1884-1900
Location of origin
Japan
Object type
Building Component
Places
Japan
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson
Dimensions
48 x 35 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.165
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.
GUSN
177192

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Japanese Leather
Decor Motif
foliage
large blossoms
C-scrolls
cartouches
fruit
strapwork
Design Technique
Stenciled
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
Gilt
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 23 1/4, print width 33 (inches)
Design Technique
Stenciled

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