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1975.236C (RS175905)

Description

Frieze sample attached to paper. Simple arabesques made of scrolling foliage, swags and spray of roses on the vine. Bottom band of interlacing. Printed in two pinks, mauve, red, two greens, blue, yellow on a cream ground.

Details

Maker
M.H. Birge & Sons (Manufacturer)
Date
1890-1896
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
287 Highland Avenue, Bedroom.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
18 1/2 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1975.236C
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Louisa White
GUSN
177291
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England"; pp. 258-9
Related Items
Accession number 1975.236A Relationship roll of sidewall
Accession number 1975.236B Relationship sample of sidewall

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
scrolling foliage
swags
roses
acanthus leaves
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Frieze
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 15 3/4 (inches)

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