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1967.125.2AB (RS181237)

Description

Used fragment of wallpaper border. Pattern consists of feather and rosette edged with swag motif. Prints in lavender, blue, green, grey, white and black on white ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Fowler House Main House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
21 1/2 x 6 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1967.125.2AB
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177719
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," pg. 126, pg. 128, fig. 28.5
Related Items
Accession number 1967.125a Relationship sidewall
Accession number 1966.193 Relationship scrapbook with same pattern included
Relationship Frank Cousin's photo of rear chamber

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
feather
rosette
swagging
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
Joined sheets
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 10 1/2 (inches)

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