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1911.111 (RS180992)

Description

Cut fragment of striped wallpaper. Consists of alternating green and white stripes with stylized leaf motifs printed in grey and dark green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Fowler House Main House, Parlor.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Abel Hersey
Dimensions
23 x 14 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1911.111
Credit Line
Gift of Sarah Putnam Fowler
GUSN
179063
Reference Notes
"Wallpapers in New England," pg. 128, #28.6 (illustrated)
Related Items
Accession number 1966.138 Relationship box covered with same paper
Accession number 1911.112

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
leaf
stripe
Design Technique
Stenciled
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 20 3/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Stenciled

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