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1987.119a (RS182892)

Description

Cut sample of landscape figure wallpaper. Ground is buff with diapered patterning and leaf patterned border. French-style scenes consist of young boy presenting flowers to an older woman and a tower by a stream. Printed in light pink, brown, greys, white.

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
People and organizations
United Wall Paper Crafters of North America (1923-1958)
Dimensions
35 1/8 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.119a
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
177415
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Period/Style
Landscape figure
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
French Colonial
Pattern No.
2923
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 3/4, repeat width 21 1/2, print width 21 1/2 (inches)

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