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1978.140A-F (RS182736)

Description

Fragment. Floral-trail pattern with a meandering green vine spouting different flowers: carnations, clematis and peony blossoms. Printed in orange, red, pink, white and green on a light blue ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1785
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Theodore Lyman House, 2nd Floor Room.
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
26 3/8 x 23 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1978.140A-F
Credit Line
Gift of Theodore Kingsbury
GUSN
178767
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p. 44, p. 100, p 1.3
Related Items
Accession number 1978.140b Relationship another sample with stamp on back

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
flower
vine
carnation
clematis
peony
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
Joined Sheets
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 10 5/8 (inches)

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