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Wallpaper Fragments

1977.585.5AB (RS182879)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pattern consists of scrolling foliage forming a cartouche and framing roses in a tapered urn. On ribbed paper. Printed in two grays and taupe on a white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1895-1900
1900 - year Wheelers bought house
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.), Parlor.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
34 3/8 x 16 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.585.5AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
177301
Related Items
Accession number 1977.585.1- Relationship layers in sequence from parlor 1977.585.1-.5
Title Wallpaper Fragments Accession number 1977.585.2AB

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
arabesques
tapered urns
roses
scrolls
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
ribbed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 21 (inches)

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