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1969.340.3 (RS180496)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Anglo-Japanese style paper with an overlapping, asymmetrical framework of rectangles and circles and dense foliate including cherry blossom branches. Printed in brown, two greys, cream and green-gold on a beige ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Associated Building
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 2nd Floor Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
19 5/8 x 11 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.340.3
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177664
Related Items
Accession number 1969.340.1 Relationship layers of paper from the 2nd floor, southeast chamber of the Otis House 1969.340.1-.6

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
cherry blossom branches
circles
rectangles
Period/Style
Anglo-Japanese
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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