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1932.2665 (RS179481)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Striped pattern. Wide stripe with a pattern of wavy ameoba-like shapes alternate with a vertical column of four-lobed flowers. White squiggly lines and meandering vines fill recesses between stripes. Printed in three greens and white on a pale orchid ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1815
Location of origin
France
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
13 3/8 x 19 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.2665
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Horace Morison
GUSN
179104
Related Items
Accession number 1932.2664 Relationship From same house

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Wavy ameoba-like lines
four-lobed flowers
stripes
meandering vines
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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