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1973.102A (RS198425)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Landscape figure pattern with four alternating Turkish scenes. Scenes are separated by a pendant motif and stripes with small, stylized flowers. Printed in grisaille, including two greys, dark grey-brown and white on a light grey ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
1810 - date house was built
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Salmond House, Bedroom.
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
83 x 28 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1973.102A
GUSN
179303
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," fig. 26.1, pgs. 118-120
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1973.102b Relationship top border
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1973.102c Relationship bottom border

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Turkish landscape
palm trees
men and women
pendants
stripes
Period/Style
Landscape figure
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
Pattern No.
114...
State
Original
Theme
Turkish, exoticism
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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