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1969.575.2 (RS173787)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from the General Samuel McClellan House, South Woodstock, Connecticut. Red and pink flowers with green foliage surrounded by grey Rococo scrolls on polished white ground. Straight match.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Original To General Samuel McClellan House.
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
22 1/2 x 32 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.575.2
GUSN
177852
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p. 174, fig. 41.1.
Related Items
Accession number 1969.575.1 Relationship first layer
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.1050
Title Wallpaper Border Accession number 1969.575.2b Relationship Second border
Title Wallpaper Border Accession number 1969.575.2a Relationship First border

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
C-scrolls
flowers
gold stipling around the flowers
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Rococo Revival
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height incomplete, repeat width 20 3/4, print width 20 3/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Polished

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