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1936.1088 (RS173799)

Description

Cut sample of hand blocked Renaissance Revival design with grey strapwork and bouquets of roses in three pinks, tan and ochre, framed by garlands of roses in two blues and maroon on polished white ground.

Details

Maker
J.F. Bumstead & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1845-1860
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Swift House, Parlor.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
23 3/4 x 19 3/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.1088
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Kate Adams Swift
GUSN
177530
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, pg. 30, fig. II-1. George Creamer sample book #1222

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
strapwork
garland
floral
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Renaissance Revival
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
80
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 1/2, repeat width 18 1/2, print width Incomplete (inches)
Design Technique
Polished

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