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1973.111B (RS201073)

Description

This made-to-match wallpaper border continues the C-scrolls, gnarled twigs and scrolling foliage of the sidewall. An added motif is the lattice work or diaper pattern. Printed in two beiges, brown, white and green on an off-white, satin ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1855
Location of origin
France
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
9 x 21 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1973.111B
Credit Line
Gift of Merlin Acomb
GUSN
178663
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," Pg. 190-191, fig. 47.1
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1973.111A Relationship sidewall paper

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
gnarled branches
scrolling foliage
diaper pattern
acanthus leaves
C-scrolls
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Rococo Revival
Form
Wallpaper
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Design Technique
Polished

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