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1981.97 (RS184671)

Description

Unused sample. Embossed paper by Paul Balin called "Orange Walnuts." Design of pomegranates, fruits and leaves trail on an embossed lattice background. Printed in two greens, brown, blue, red, pink and yellow on brown ground.

Details

Maker
Paul Balin (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1900
Location of origin
France
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson
Dimensions
33 3/4 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.97
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.
GUSN
177260
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," fig. 71.1, pg. 246-247
Related Items
Accession number 1961.354 Relationship duplicate paper (Wise Collection)

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
leaves
pomegranates
Design Technique
Varnished
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
Pattern Name
Orange Walnuts
Pattern No.
518M
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 27 1/8, print width 18 1/2 (inches)
Design Technique
Varnished

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