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1917.143 (RS198591)

Description

Unused end of a roll of wallpaper. Scenery figure with views of a spired and turreted building next to a body of water. Scenic views are framed by a fantastical structure of bridges, trees and meadows. Printed in three browns, three greys, two greens, ochre, light blue, red and white on a white, satin ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1860
Location of origin
France; United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
Concord (Merrimack county, New Hampshire)
Possibly France
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
51 1/4 x 19 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.143
GUSN
177999
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," pl. 30, pg. 190 & 192; "Creamer Sample Book," nos. 618, 615
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Title Wallpaper Accession number 1917.158 Relationship same pattern
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
bridge
town
carriage
sheep
trees
cathedral
castle
boats
water
mountains
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Scenery figure
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
1076
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 23 (inches)
Design Technique
Polished

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