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1965.174C (RS175330)

Description

Fragment. Vertical stripes with small blue 'x's framed by diaper pattern and alternating with stripes of stylized eliptical vine enclosing leaf. Blue flower at intersection on unground paper. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Capt. Timothy Johnson House (North Andover, Mass.), Bedroom.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
16 1/2 x 21 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1965.174C
Credit Line
Gift of Center Realty Trust
GUSN
178668
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 139-40, note #3; fig 33.1. Photo of similar pattern.
Related Items
Accession number 1965.174A Relationship Other layer in sequence
Accession number 1964.174B Relationship Other layer in sequence
Accession number 1965.174D Relationship Other layer in sequence
Accession number 1965.174E Relationship Other layer in sequence
Accession number 1965.174F Relationship Other layer in sequence
Accession number 1965.174G Relationship Other layer in sequence
Accession number 1965.174H Relationship Other layer in sequence
Accession number 1965.174.I Relationship Other layer in sequence
Accession number 1965.174I Relationship Other layer in sequence
Accession number 1973.193 Relationship Same pattern

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
stripe
vine
diaper pattern
X's
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
Joined sheets
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 2 1/4 (inches)

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