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1981.144 (RS184762)

Description

Unused sample. Neoclassical or Adamesque style paper with a central motif of anthemion with foliage encircled by wreaths of bellflowers with bowknots, arabesques and swags of beads. In red flock on red ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1900
Location of origin
England
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson
Dimensions
37 7/8 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.144
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.
GUSN
177246

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
anthemion
wreaths of bellflowers
arabesques
bowknots
swags of beads
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Adam Revival
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 24, print width 20 1/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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