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2000.124 (RS202497)

Description

Partial roll. Large, gilt, Neo-Grec elements composed of roses in a rose supported by a cylix, framed by arabesques draped with rose garlands and separtated by smaller gilt rose and urn motifs. Printed against a field of imitation silk moire printed in grisaille.

Details

Maker
Frederick Beck & Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1870-1890
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
22 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.124
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178276

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
rose
garland
swag
urn
arabesque
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Neo-Grec
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 27 3/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Polished

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