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1981.93 (RS184662)

Description

Unused sample. An imitation of 18th-century, French, silk brocade with a large bouquet of flowers, lacy ribbons, and bowknots. Printed in two greens, two browns, tan, rose, ochre and gilt on a dark blue ground. Straight match.

Details

Maker
Zuber et Cie (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1906
Location of origin
France
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson
Dimensions
35 1/8 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.93
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.
GUSN
177194
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," fig. 72.2, p. 248
Related Items
Accession number 1981.108 Relationship same pattern (yellow)
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.133

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
brocade imitation
bouquet of flowers
lacy ribbons
bowknots
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
Gilt
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 23 5/8, print width 18 5/8 (inches)

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