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1969.336.8 (RS180791)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Aesthetic paper with dense foliage and flowers. In the background is a grid of circles and squares. Printed in red, tan, and matte gold on a creamy-beige ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 1st Floor Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
20 3/8 x 13 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.336.8
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177638
Related Items
Accession number 1969.336.1- Relationship complete sequence of layer from the 1st floor N.E. Room in the Otis House (1969.336.1-.11)

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
dense foliage (looks like canabis leaves)
flowers
square grid
circles
squares
Period/Style
Aesthetic
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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