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Wallpaper Fragment

1964.400.2A-E (RS191189)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Festoon border. Gathered drapery with rosettes printed in green, white, two browns, black and yellow on a pale green ground. Hung with bottom border of imitation moulding in yellow, black and orange.

Details

Maker
Moses Grant Jr. & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1810-1825
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Green House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
1964.400.2A-E
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177962
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 118, fig 25.2
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1964.400A Relationship First layer in sequence

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Imitation drapery
festoon
rosette
grip
moulding
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
Joined sheets
Pattern Name
Festoon Border
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 25 3/4, repeat width 18 1/2, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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