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Description

Unused wallpaper roll. Pattern composed of rosette and swans flanking a lyre set within stencilled squares. Printed in white and grey on ochre ground.

Details

Maker
Katzenbach and Warren (Manufacturer)
Date
1945-1950
paper installed 1950
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.), Sitting Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
22 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.600
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
177589
Reference Notes
"Wallpapers in New England," pg. 133, fig. 30.1 (original pattern). "Wallpapers for Historic Buildings," pg. 69 (Schumacher reproduction). "The Practical Book of American Wallpaper," p. 90-91.
Related Items
Accession number 1924.655 Relationship original paper (same pattern, different colorway)

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
stencilling
square
medallion
Form
Roll
Pattern Name
Stencil Square
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 3/4, print width 19 (inches)

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