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1987.351 (RS183012)

Description

Cut sample of scenic figure wallpaper. Scenic medallions of roses and flowers and possibly Psyche and Cupid against background of diapered patterning. Two stripes of light and dark brown on both edges with zig-zag motif in white. Printed in pinks, browns, aqua, and white on yellow ground.

Details

Maker
Thomas Strahan, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1945-1950
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
28 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.351
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
177428
Reference Notes
"Album of Colonial Reproductions" Thomas Strahan Company, 1938 and 1948 editions

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Psyche
Cupid
medallion
roses
flowers
Period/Style
Scenery figure
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
The Buckman
Pattern No.
6638
State
Original
Theme
love
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 5/8 (inches)

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