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1922.13A (RS180997)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Vignette of a woman seated with flower basket. Printed in grey, taupe, black, white and three greens on a pale green ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Location of origin
France; United States
Associated Building
Fowler House Main House, Parlor.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
14 1/4 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.13A
Credit Line
Gift of Clara Sanborn
GUSN
179083
Reference Notes
Photographed by Frank Cousins in 1911 and illustrated in "Wallpaper in New England," p. 186, fig 46.A and "Wallpaper in America," Lynn, p. 281, fig. 12.11.
Related Items
Accession number 1966.135 Relationship fireboard from same room
Accession number 1922.13B Relationship other vignette
Accession number 2000.1665 Relationship used sample
Accession number 1911.107 Relationship second layer in room
Accession number 90-11 Relationship interior photo of Hicks House
Title Fireboard Accession number 1966.136

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Flower basket
roses
garden
Period/Style
Landscape figure
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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