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1922.983.2 (RS201275)

Description

Striped pattern with a central, vertical motif of flowers, scrolling foliage and a wreath of leaves and berries. Between the stripes are dots and on the outer sides there is a vertical column of stylized flowers and geometric shapes. Printed in cinnamon and brown flock, white, green-grey and gold on a cream ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Eagle House (Bristol, R.I.).
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
68 7/8 x 19 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.983.2
GUSN
179311
Related Items
Accession number 1922.983b Relationship border
Accession number 1922.983.1 Relationship 1st layer, plain paper
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1922.983.3

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
stripes
dots
flowers
wreath
stylized flowers
scrolling foliage
cord
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
Wallpaper
Paper Finish
Laid
Gilt
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 31 5/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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