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1912.119 (RS174423)

Description

Three fragments of marble and coffered paper. Coffered rectangles with diapered pattern joined with roses. Octagonal shaped panels are inset with an alternating acanthus leaf bowl and fruit. Printed in brown, green and white on grey marbled ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1830
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Cooper-Frost-Austin House (Cambridge, Mass.), Parlor.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
24 1/4 x 21 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1912.119
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
177768
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, fig. 32.3, pg. 137.
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.2230AB Relationship Same pattern in different colorway. From Musterfield Farm in NH.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Rosette
diapering (diamonds)
acanthus leaf
fruit
marble
coffered
Design Technique
Stenciled
Period/Style
Masonry
Marble
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Design Technique
Stenciled

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