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1971.187.2 (RS175840)

Description

Optical illusion three-dimensional block design with their vertical lines and chains. Printed in black and white on a grey ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Sitting Room.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
18 1/2 x 8 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.187.2
GUSN
178134
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 85, fig. 18.2. Same pattern.
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
three-dimensional blocks
chains
Period/Style
Geometric
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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