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1965.7.2A (RS174625)

Description

One of two attached fragment layers. Second, or top most, layer is floral stripe and oak leaf pattern. Light green ground with oak leaf printed in white; daisy stripe printed in two browns, pink, orange, green, lavender and purple. [Also in separate folder, three fragments of same paper (b-d)]. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1818-1825
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Elmwood, Parlor.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
14 5/8 x 22 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1965.7.2A
Credit Line
Gift of Harvard University
GUSN
178502
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, pg. 140, fig. 33.3.
Related Items
Accession number 1965.7.1 Relationship 1965.7.2a-d are the paper layer on top of 1965.7.1
Accession number 1965.7.3
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1965.7.1
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1965.7.1B

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
daisy
oak leaf
stripe
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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