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1972.99 (RS182720)

Description

Fragment. Vertical drapery swags framing a continuous vine with large-scale leaves. Printed in two greens and white on a yellow ground.

Details

Maker
Moses Grant Jr. & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1811-1817
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Captain Lord Mansion.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
38 1/2 x 4 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.99
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
178455
Related Items
Title Trunk Accession number 1980.114 Relationship Trunk lining same pattern, different colorway
Notes Reproduction paper by Brunschwig & Fils: "Bulfinch Swag"

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
swags
vine
Period/Style
drapery
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
Joined Sheets
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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