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1965.11B (RS178977)

Description

Fragments. Geometric design. Checked squares alternating with squares framing four anthemia. Printed in red on yellow ground.

Details

Maker
Grant, Charles (Manufacturer)
Date
1820-1825
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Pickering House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
11 x 3 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1965.11B
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John Pickering
GUSN
178961
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England; p. 88, fig. 19.5
Related Items
Accession number 1965.5.4 Relationship Duplicate pattern in blue and yellow
Accession number 1965.11A Relationship from same source

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Anthemion
square
Period/Style
Geometric
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
Joined Sheets
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 6 1/2 (inches)

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