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1922.22A-J (RS181059)

Description

Ten wallpaper fragments of foliated columns and arches with centered medallions on a patterned field. Printed in two greens, yellow, rust, teal and burnt sienna on a blue-grey ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
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
37 7/8 x 19 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.22A-J
Credit Line
Gift of Clara Sanborn
GUSN
179088
Reference Notes
See illustration in "Wallpaper in New England," p. 187, fig 46B - by Frank Cousins

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Pillar
arch
medallion
beading
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 19 1/2 (inches)

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