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1981.88 (RS184667)

Description

Unused sample. Metallic gold and silver trailing floral vine embossed to appear like needlework (crewel) printed on a brown ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
Paul Balin (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1900
Location of origin
France
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson
Dimensions
33 3/8 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.88
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.
GUSN
177220
Reference Notes
Nylander, Richard. "Elegant late nineteeth-century wallpapers." Antiques Magazine, Aug. 1982, pl. X.
Related Items
Accession number 2000.66 Relationship duplicate (New York)
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.660

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
crewelwork
needlework
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
Pattern No.
5580J
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 25 5/8, print width 18 3/4 (inches)

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