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1969.337.1A (RS180799)

Description

Wallpaper fragments in a pattern resembling an allover floral damask. Pattern is very faded and hard to decipher. Block-printed in white and light grey on yellow satin ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1796-1797
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 2nd Floor Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
19 1/8 x 12 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.337.1A
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177649
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, fig 22.1, p. 95-96
Related Items
Accession number 1969.337.1bc Relationship borders
Accession number 1969.337.1- Relationship sequence of layers 1969.337.1-.9
Accession number 1969.337.1a Relationship 1918 Strahan reproduction
Accession number 2000.408-.410 Relationship Brunschwig & Fils reproduction of 1905 2000.408-.410

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
floral damask
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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