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1911.74AB (RS181005)

Description

Two unused fragments of Gothic Revival wallpaper. Pattern consists of an interiorscape showing vaulting, ogee arches, tracery, windows, and niches with statues. Printed in green, brown, white, gray, white on gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Inscriptions
"Orig. Parlor paper" (Pencil)
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Original To Samuel Fowler House (Danversport, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
16 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1911.74AB
Credit Line
Gift of Sarah Putnam Fowler
GUSN
179071
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1922.18AB Relationship Identical pattern

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
tracery windows
quatrefoils
niches
ogee arches
Period/Style
Gothic Revival
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 17 3/4 (inches)

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