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1969.337.7B (RS180787)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Large floral frieze with top and bottom bands of acanthus leaves and mouldings. Printed on a texture paper to simulate a textile. In orange, blue, olive, black, red, mauve, beige and khaki on an olive ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1895
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
17 1/8 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.337.7B
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177658
Related Items
Accession number 1969.337.7A Relationship sidewall
Accession number 1969.337.7C Relationship preceding border

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
floral
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Frieze

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