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2000.119 (RS202493)

Description

End of roll. Male and female Chinese figures framed by lattice and bamboo and flanking a small dragon. Printed in grisaille.

Details

Maker
Zuber et Cie (Manufacturer)
Victor Poterlet and Guichard
Date
1842
date of original Zuber design
Location of origin
France
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
21 3/8 x 19 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.119
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178471
Reference Notes
"Wallpapers of France," pg. 51, fig. 111.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
bamboo
lattice
dragon
bird
figure
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Chinoiserie
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 3/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Polished

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