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1922.18AB (RS181009)

Description

Wallpaper fragments. Incomplete repeat. Gothic arbor with fretwork and tracery framing taupe, brown and grey foliage. Printed on a beige, polished ground. Straight match.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Fowler House Main House, Parlor.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
21 3/4 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.18AB
Credit Line
Gift of Clara Sanborn
GUSN
179081
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," pg. 185, fig. 46.1
Related Items
Accession number 1978.135 Relationship duplicate paper from Fowler house, different donor
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1978.135
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1911.74AB
Title Wallpaper fragment Accession number 1911.90

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
quatrefoil
pillar
tracery
Period/Style
Gothic Revival
Form
Wall Fragment
Pattern No.
707
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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