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Wallpaper Fragment

1943.783.2A-E (RS198501)

Description

Fragments of hand blocked and flocked border. Grape vines entwining grisaille plasterwork printed in three browns, white and four blues on rust and brown flocked ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Associated Building
Benjamin Pierce House.
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 14 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.783.2A-E
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Emily and Jessie Pierce
GUSN
178546
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, pg. 171, fig. 40-4.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Grape vine
scroll
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Gothic Revival
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width Incomplete (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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