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1985.866 (RS201949)

Description

Unused sample. Large-scale, classically-inspired pattern. Repeating pendant comprised of arabesques, bellflowers, garland and doves is set within diapered cable. Prints in cream, metallic gold on beige ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
Thomas Strahan, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1935-1950
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
United Wall Paper Crafters of North America (1923-1958)
Dimensions
25 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.866
Credit Line
Gift of W. Newton Nelson
GUSN
179330
Reference Notes
Thomas Strahan Album of Colonial Reproductions 1938 and 1948

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
arabesque
bellflower
garland
birds
cable
diaper
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
The Groton
Pattern No.
6395
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 3/4, print width 19 (inches)

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