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1981.161 (RS198436)

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Allover, large-scale, scrolling foliage framing a vertical column of baroque irises. Background is stenciled in crimson 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
38 5/8 x 36 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.161
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.
GUSN
177199
Related Items
Accession number 1981.159 Relationship same pattern (in green)

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Japanese Leather
Decor Motif
Baroque irises
scrolling foliage
Design Technique
Stenciled
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
Gilt; Lacquered
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 33 1/2, print width 35 1/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Stenciled

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