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1929.1853.2 (RS198684)

Description

Scenery figure. Within sculptural cartouches there are scenes of boats and sailors heading towards town. Stenciled in green and block-printed in three greens, four greys, two pinks, four browns, tan, blue and blended blue, pink and green.

Details

Maker
Zuber et Cie (Manufacturer)
Date
1835-1850
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
George Morton House, Parlor.
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
20 1/2 x 62 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.1853.2
Credit Line
Gift of Delcevare King
GUSN
179317
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," fig. 19, pg. 108, pgs. 143-144
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1929.1853.1

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
cartouches
architectural mouldings
boats
buildings
crew
foliated scrolls
Design Technique
Irise
Period/Style
Scenery figure
Form
Wallpaper
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Dado
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 25 3/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Irise

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