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1970.496.1.1AB (RS175788)

Description

Fragment. Vertical strip of "peacock" paper. Peacock in a landscape standing on the base of a broken column. A balustrade with foliage is in background. Printed in black, white and blue on grey ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1800
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Associated Building
Pickman House, 1st Floor Room.
Object type
Building Component
Places
Probably United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
34 1/2 x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.496.1.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Philip Budrose
GUSN
178564
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England"; p69, fig. 11.6. Photo of same pattern.
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
peacock
broken Corinthian columns
balustrade
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
Joined sheets
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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