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1942.1162 (RS173780)

Description

Wallpaper fragment with woodpecker medallion design. Block printed in light pink, dark pink, cream and varnish green on off-white ground. Straight match.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Original To Swain-Harrison House (Branford, Conn.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
24 3/8 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1162
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Frederick J. Kelly
GUSN
178490
Reference Notes
Old-Time New England, vol. XXXII, no. 3, Jan. 1942. Wallpaper in New England, p. 135. fig. 31.2.
Related Items
Accession number 1942.1163 Relationship Other layer in sequence
Accession number 1942.1164 Relationship Other layer in sequence

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Woodpecker
medallion
roses
Paper Type
Handmade
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 3/8, repeat width 17 3/4, print width incomplete (inches)

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