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1969.339.6 (RS180798)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Renaissance Revival pattern. Vertical stripes with an elaborate central stripe with strapwork, openwork, scrolls and flowers. Printed in two browns, taupe on polished, cream ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
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
31 1/8 x 23 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.339.6
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177686
Related Items
Accession number 1969.369.1- Relationship papers from the northeast chamber, 2nd floor, of the Otis House 1969.369.1-.8

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
strapwork
openwork
scrolls
stripe
flowers
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Renaissance Revival
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Design Technique
Polished

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