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1981.108 (RS184660)

Description

Unused sample. An imitation of 18th-century French silk brocade with a large bouquet of flowers, lacy ribbons and bowknots. Printed in grey, cream, gold, mauve, two pinks, two greens, yellow, liquid mica ground. Embossed. Straight match.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Location of origin
France
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
26 3/8 x 19 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.108
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.
GUSN
177218
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," fig. 72.2, pg. 248.
Related Items
Accession number 1981.93 Relationship same pattern (blue)
Accession number 1961.347 Relationship duplicate paper (Wise Collection)
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.133

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
imitation brocade
bouquet of flowers
lacy ribbons
bowknots
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
Pattern No.
485M
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 23 1/2, print width 18 7/8 (inches)

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