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2000.1440 (RS191016)

Description

Unused sample. Rococo-inspired paper. Pattern consists of vertical stripes of large column inset with fretwork flanked by two smaller columns. Larger column embellished with C-scrolls, scrolled foliage, thinner columns wrapped with floral vines, central cartouche. Prints in red, brown, mauve, beige on light yellow ground.

Details

Maker
M.H. Birge & Sons (Manufacturer)
Date
1900-1916
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
31 3/8 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1440
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178023

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
C-scrolls
scrolled foliage
vines
columns
cartouche
Period/Style
Rococo Revival
Form
Wallpaper
Pattern Name
Rococo Louis XV
Pattern No.
3174
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 20 (inches)

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