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1971.191 (RS175080)

Description

Unused sample. Four spandrels form circular panels of fresco paper or ceiling paper. Corner sprays connected to berried vines with grisaille beaded moulding. Printed in two purples, lavender, red, rose, two pinks, three greens, tan, white and two greys on polished white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Location of origin
France; United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
18 x 22 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.191
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178256

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
pansy
carnation?
berries
beading
moulding
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border

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