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1987.132 (RS182895)

Description

Cut sample of scenic, medallion-style wallpaper. Pattern of alternating medallions inset with man and woman in pastoral setting and a bouquet of flowers. Scrolled leaves and garlands surround the medallions. Printed in yellows, browns, red, pink, white, beige on yellow ground. . Both sides of paper are framed with border scrolled designs on light blue ground.

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
27 1/2 x 19 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.132
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
177426

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
landscape figure
medallion
floral bouquet
garlands
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
6001
State
Original
Theme
courtship
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 16 3/16 (inches)

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