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1918.1334 (RS182839)

Description

Unused sample. Scenery figure of steam locomotive and sailboats in a harbor framed by scrolled medallions and flowers. Printed in three shades of brown, grey and white on a taupe ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1850
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
1835 x 1850 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.1334
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Parker E. Mareau
GUSN
179201
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p. 193, fig. 47.5
Related Items
Accession number 1982.268 Relationship similar colorway and theme

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
locomotive
Stephenson six-wheeled steam engine
sailboat
Period/Style
Scenery figure
Form
Unused
State
Original
Theme
transportation, past and present
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 21, print width 18 1/4 (inches)

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