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Wallpaper Fragments

1977.586.1A-C (RS182873)

Description

Three fragments. Very stylized floral pattern with branches and berries. Printed in blue and pale blue on a white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.), Sitting Room. Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
17 1/4 x 9 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.586.1A-C
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
177304
Related Items
Accession number 1969.333 Relationship very similar pattern from the Otis House
Accession number 1977.586.1- Relationship layers in sequence 1977.586.1 - .5

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
stylized floral
branches and berries
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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