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2000.229 (RS203385)

Description

Partial roll. Alternating stripes of entwined floral vines framing a figure and a bird against a brown field and a trailing floral vine with stylized flowers. Printed in two browns, grey, blue, green, yellow, pink, and red.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1880
Location of origin
England
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
22 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.229
GUSN
179326
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flower
bird
Oriental figure
floral vine
Period/Style
Chinoiserie
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Theme
Orientalism
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 17 3/4, print width 21 (inches)

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