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1972.114A (RS198587)

Description

A scenery figure wallpaper with a repeating scene of a sailboat headed to town, framed in a Rococo cartouche. The scenes repeat vertical and are in the wide area of a striped pattern. Printed in blue, pink, red, green, two greys on a cream ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1860
Location of origin
France; United States
Associated Building
Original To Sawtell Tavern.
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
43 x 39 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.114A
GUSN
178468
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1972.114b Relationship attached border

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
sailboat
water
town
stripes
cartouches
garlands
bouquets
Design Technique
Irise
Period/Style
Scenery figure
Form
Wallpaper
State
Original
Theme
maritime
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 20 3/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Irise

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