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1981.171 (RS198440)

Description

Unused sample. Baroque style design with large, scrolling foliage, stylized shells, openwork, cornucopias. Background is stenciled in red on a gold wash ground.

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
47 3/8 x 36 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.171
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.
GUSN
177193

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Japanese Leather
Decor Motif
openwork
scrolling foliage
C-scrolls
cornucopias
flowers
Design Technique
Stenciled
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
Gilt
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 28 1/2, print width 35 1/2 (inches)
Design Technique
Stenciled

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