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1974.362AB (RS183178)

Description

Two used fragments of landscape figure paper. Scene consists of two women seated at table (one possibly Psyche), being offered a gift by Cupid. Scene separated by laurel leaf (?) medallion inserted with rosette. Printed in green, brown, white with white diapered background on blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1820
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
18 1/2 x 17 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1974.362AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Pideon
GUSN
179173

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Cupid
Psyche (?)
Period/Style
Landscape figure
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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