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1978.135 (RS181221)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Gothic arbor with fretwork and tracery framing taupe, brown, peach and grey foliate. Printed on a beige, polished ground. Straight match.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Fowler House Main House, Parlor.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
13 x 19 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1978.135
Credit Line
Gift of Sheldon Kitchel
GUSN
179098
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," fig. 46.1
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1922.18AB
Title Wallpaper fragment Accession number 1911.90

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
quatrefoil
pillar
tracery
fretwork
Period/Style
Gothic Revival
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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