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1965.173.1A (RS175342)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Vertical repeat of stylized floral medallion separated by symmetrically arranged rinceau. Printed in yellow and white on a dark blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1813-1825
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Capt. Timothy Johnson House (North Andover, Mass.), 1st Floor Room.
Material
laid paper
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
laid paper
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
34 3/8 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1965.173.1A
Credit Line
Gift of Center Realty Trust
GUSN
178673
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 146, fig. 35.4
Related Items
Title Sheathing board Accession number 1965.173.1B Relationship Wallpaper 1965.173.1A removed from board 1965.173.1B. Same provenance from Capt. Timothy Johnson House, North Andover, MA.
Title Sheathing board Accession number 1965.173.2 Relationship Same wallpaper; same provenance from Capt. Timothy Johnson House, North Andover, MA.
Title Sheathing board Accession number 1965.173.3 Relationship Same wallpaper; same provenance from Capt. Timothy Johnson House, North Andover, MA.
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
wreath
floral
scroll
Period/Style
Medallion
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 (inches)

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