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1981.167 (RS184824)

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Repeat of a single waterlily plant rising from water. Background has a crackled surface pattern. Printed in two pinks and grey on a cream ground. Straight match.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson
Dimensions
47 3/8 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.167
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.
GUSN
177249

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Sanitary
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
waterlily plant
crackled surface pattern
Design Technique
Varnished
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 23 1/4, print width 19 1/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Varnished

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