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1985.674 (RS201478)

Description

Wallpaper pattern consists of a repeating motif of an architectural structure with a fountain atop. Structure is framed by a floral spray which is gathered with a bow knot and embellished with a tassel. Printed in white on a grey ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1835
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Bedroom.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
53 x 20 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.674
GUSN
179291
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
bow knots
ribbon
tassels
bouquets
fountain
Period/Style
Floral Medallion
Form
Wallpaper
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 7/8 (inches)

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