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1966.2136 (RS182858)

Description

Unused sample. Panel with swags and cherubs frolicking with a lioness, alternating with a panel with an urn. Printed in rust and brown on ivory ground.

Details

Maker
Frederick Beck & Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1920
1887 Mary Jewett inherits house from her uncle
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Sarah Orne Jewett House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
31 1/2 x 23 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.2136
GUSN
177601
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p. 233, fig. 65.1
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Sanitary
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
cherubs
lions
swags
urns
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 15 15/16, print width 21 1/16 (inches)

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