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1987.337 (RS182907)

Description

Cut sample of scenery figure wallpaper. Scrolled leaf pattern with vignettes of a castle and people riding in a horse-drawn cart. Printed in greens, white, reds, brown on tan ground.

Details

Maker
Thomas Strahan, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1940-1950
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
United Wall Paper Crafters of North America (1923-1958)
Dimensions
25 5/8 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.337
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
177437
Reference Notes
Thomas Strahan Company Album of Colonial Reproductions 1948

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
landscape figure
castle
horse-drawn cart
Period/Style
Scenery figure
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Dunham Tavern
Pattern No.
7664
State
Original
Theme
pastoral, rural life
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 18 1/2, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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