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1969.332.5 (RS180837)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Rococco style paper with scrolls, openwork, and cartouches framing large floral bouquets. Printed in brown, white, silver mica, olive, pale green and light yellow on a taupe ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1916
Associated Building
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), Dining Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
19 5/8 x 13 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.332.5
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177618
Related Items
Accession number 1969.332.1- Relationship layers of paper from the 1st floor, s.w. room (1969.332.1-.5)

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
scrolls
cartouches
openwork
flowers
Period/Style
Rococco Revival ?
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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