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1996.29 (RS193882)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Ashlar or Masonry patterned paper. Repeating rectangular cartouches with C-scrolls and wavy lines, imitating marble, on a speckled ground. Printed in two blues, white, red and mica on a light blue ground.

Details

Maker
Alfred Peats Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1910-1915
Inscriptions
"ALFRED PEATS - NEW YORK, CHICAGO, PHILADELHIA AND BOSTON." (Printed on selvage)
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
20 1/4 x 13 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1996.29
GUSN
178275

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
rectangular cartouches
c-scrolls
speckled background
wavy lines
Period/Style
Ashlar
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 6 1/4, repeat width 4 1/2 (inches)

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