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1987.124A (RS182899)

Description

Cut sample of scenery figure paper. Buff ground with pastoral scene of sheep and man on horseback at watering hole, surrounded by ruins. Printing in browns, greys, whites. Framed with scrolls and vines.

Details

Maker
Birge Co., Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1940-1950
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Hathaway-Cushing-Millay House Main House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
35 x 21 13/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.124A
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
177413
Reference Notes
"A Text Book of Authentic Designs in Colonial Wallpaper" c. 1932

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
horses
sheep
man
watering hole
ruins
scrolls
vines
Period/Style
Scenery figure
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
The Deerfield
Pattern No.
2907
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 23 1/2, repeat width 18 1/4, print width 18 1/4 (inches)

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