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1919.270 (RS173106)

Description

Copper engraved nursery paper depicting eight scenes: Robinson Caruso, Cinderella, Goldilocks, 4 & 20 blackbirds, the lion & the unicorn, Simple Simon, and two unidentified scenes framed by foliate scrolls with morning glories and daisies. Printed in blue, red and yellow. Straight match.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1895-1900
Associated Building
Nursery.
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
31 3/8 x 21 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1919.270
GUSN
178550
Reference Notes
Oman & Hamilton, Wallpapers and International History, p. 185, fig 406.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Engraved
Decor Motif
Cinderella
Simple Simon
4 & 20 Blackbirds
Lion & Unicorn
Robinson Caruso
Goldilocks & 3 Bears
Period/Style
Nursery Paper
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Theme
Nursery Rhymes and stories
Paper Type
Machine Made
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 17 7/8, repeat width 21, print width 21 (inches)

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