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2000.329 (RS194118)

Description

Unused sample. The paper is a homage to Shakespeare and his work. In the center is a bust of Shakespeare framed by angels crowning him. In the surround are vignettes from his famous plays like "Romeo and Juliet". Engraved. Printed in taupe on beige.

Details

Maker
Lloyd (Manufacturer)
Date
1900-1915
Location of origin
England
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Shakespeare, William
Dimensions
32 3/4 x 22 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.329
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178031

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Engraved
Decor Motif
bust of Shakespeare
angels
balustrade
figures
boat
sword
shield
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
4703
State
Original
Theme
Shakespeare, commemorative
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 21 1/8 (inches)

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