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1938.1448 (RS193879)

Description

Fragment. Octagonal panels with patera and athemia borders framing scene of woman writing on a tablet before two philosopher-type figures. Printed in pink, rose, white, green and grey on a beige ground.

Details

Maker
York Wallpaper Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1930-1938
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
United Wall Paper Crafters of North America (1923-1958)
Dimensions
27 x 19 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1938.1448
GUSN
178485

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Pillar
Philosophers
Athemion
patera
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Theme
Learning, Education, Philosophy
Paper Type
Machine Made

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