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1981.130 (RS184823)

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Wild roses within foliate cartouches ornamented with bowknot ribbon, garlands, grape clusters and flanked by nymphs and birds. Printed in bronze/brown and metallic gold. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
Paul Balin (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1898
Location of origin
France
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson
Dimensions
37 1/2 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.130
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.
GUSN
177258

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
fairies
birds
cartouches
roses
ribbon
garland
Period/Style
Baroque
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
Pattern No.
5520
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 20, print width 19 (inches)

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