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1987.365 (RS183020)

Description

Cut samle of Neoclassical, Drapery-styled wallpaper. Small, star-shaped patterning of background. Design consists of swags and tassels alternating with a circular garland, inset with a woman in classical attire, seated with lamb on lap. Printed in three greens, two pinks, tan, and cream 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
United Wall Paper Crafters of North America (1923-1958)
Dimensions
25 13/16 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.365
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
177441

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
drapery swag
Greek female figure
lamb
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Seven Hearths
Pattern No.
7759
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 13, repeat width 18 1/8, print width 18 1/8 (inches)

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