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1911.82 (RS180985)

Description

Fragment of rainbow wallpaper. Printed in ochre and yellow on blended red, yellow, blue satin ground on olive-green ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
Zuber et Cie (Manufacturer)
Date
1825-1840
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Original To Fowler House Main House, Dining Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
15 11/16 x 21 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1911.82
Credit Line
Gift of Sarah Putnam Fowler
GUSN
179062
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," pg. 101, #18 (34.2); pg. 108, plate 18; pg. 142; pg. 187, fig. 46-b, #2
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
pomegranate
Period/Style
Rainbow
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 21 (inches)

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