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1987.362 (RS183014)

Description

Cut sample of Chinoiserie-style wallpaper. Pattern of pagodas, flowering branches, and bridges. Printed in pink, white, black on beige ground.

Details

Maker
Thomas Strahan, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1945-1950
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To 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
E.J. Hickey & Co.
Dimensions
18 5/8 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.362
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
177421
Reference Notes
"Album of Colonial Reproductions", Thomas Strahan Company, 1938 and 1948
Related Items
Accession number 1987.129a Relationship same pattern
Accession number 1987.128a Relationship same pattern - different colorway

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
pagoda
flowering branches
Period/Style
Chinoiserie
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
The Canton
Pattern No.
5550
State
Original
Theme
China trade
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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