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1971.168 (RS174958)

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Symmetrical design. Roses in a basket with white stylized leaf swags which connect to pink and rose tassels and white cross-hatched stripe. Straight match.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1825
Location of origin
France; United States
Associated Building
Original To Carter Homestead.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
18 1/8 x 19 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.168
GUSN
178701
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
roses
tassels
swags
basket
sprig
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Laid
Joined sheets
Pattern Name
French Tassel
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 13 5/8, print width 18 5/8 (inches)

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