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1981.169 (RS201069)

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Baroque floral with stylized strapwork, foliates and shell motifs. Printed in brown and tan on green-black ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Location of origin
France
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson
Dimensions
45 1/8 x 22 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.169
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.
GUSN
177231

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Japanese Leather
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
shell
pomegranate
pear
strapwork
flowers
Design Technique
Varnished
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 44, print width 20 3/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Varnished

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