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1921.114 (RS173103)

Description

Cut sample of scenic paper depicting modes of transportation, past and present. Printed in six greens, three browns, two purples, two reds, yellow, orange, blue, white and ochre on ungrounded paper. Straight match.

Details

Maker
Heywood, Higgenbottom & Smith (Manufacturer)
Date
1850-1875
Location of origin
England
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
17 1/2 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1921.114
Credit Line
Gift of Helen Kimball
GUSN
178547
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, pg. 157, plate 41.

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Steam train
carriage
Form
Unused
State
Original
Theme
Transportation, past and present
Paper Type
Machine Made
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 17 1/2, repeat width 20 15/16, print width 20 15/16 (inches)

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