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1971.1012AB (RS183264)

Description

Fragments. Cartouches made of scrolls and foliage contain scenes of sailboats, trees, bridges, buildings. Strapwork and pin-dots on edges, sprigs, vines and swags. Light blue, red and green on a white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
12 7/8 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1012AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
178687

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
C-scrolls
cartouches
sprigs
strapwork
trees
sailboat
bridge
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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