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1969.335.3 (RS180840)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Foliate and floral design with vertical pin stripes between framed field of pin dots. Cartouche in the center with an abundance of foliage. C-scroll makes up cartouche. Printed in two browns, cream, blue on a white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1855
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), Back Hall.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
12 7/8 x 18 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.335.3
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177630
Related Items
Accession number 1969.335.1-. Relationship sequence of paper from back hallway (1969.335.1-.8)

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
cartouche
pinstripes
pin dots
scrolls
leaves
flowers
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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