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1978.142.1A-G (RS182733)

Description

Fragment. Grisaille pillar and arch design of Corinthian columns supporting and egg & dart arch and framing an urn. A canopy and hanging cord with tassle are also visible. Printed on grey ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1800
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Theodore Lyman House, Closet.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
26 x 23 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1978.142.1A-G
Credit Line
Gift of Theodore Kingsbury
GUSN
178770
Related Items
Accession number 1978.142.1- Relationship other layers in sequence 1978.142.1-.3
Accession number 1985.692a Relationship same pattern
Accession number 1978.159 Relationship same pattern on sheathing board

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Corinthian column
egg & dart
arch
urn
tassle
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
Pattern Name
King Ahasuerus
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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