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1969.227 (RS183299)

Description

Two wallpaper fragments. Pieces of "Monuments of Paris". Leaf bough and boughs and bushes surrounding an embankment and other piece is of tree foliage. Printed in 4+ greens and three browns on a pale green ground.

Details

Maker
Dufour, Joseph (Manufacturer)
Date
1810-1830
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Parlor.
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
20 5/8 x 12 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.227
GUSN
177362
Reference Notes
McClelland, "Historic Wallpapers", pp. 336-7, fig. 22.
Related Items
Accession number 158-3 Relationship file #158-3
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.2229A-D

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
shrubs
foliage
Period/Style
Scenic
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
Pattern Name
Monuments of Paris
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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