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1919.597 (RS175871)

Description

Garden Scene with birds, statue of Apollo, bridge and domed pavillion. Black and white printed on a grey ground.

Details

Maker
Appleton Prentiss (Manufacturer)
Date
1786-1800
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Browne House (Watertown, Mass.), 1st Floor Room.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
34 3/4 x 12 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1919.597
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
178797
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England"; pp 67-8, fig 11.5. Lynn, "Wallpaper in America" p. 112, fig. 6.3 for reversed example of same pattern.
Related Items
Accession number 1917.294 Relationship Reversed version of same pattern

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Apollo
lyre
swans
birds
bridge
round building
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
Pattern Name
Possibly
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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