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1985.873 (RS201911)

Description

Unused roll. Ashlar-style paper. Rectangular blocks inset with scenes of "The WABASH" (a paddleboat) alternating with scene of figures sitting in small boats, possibly fishing. Prints in white, two greys 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
20 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.873
Credit Line
Gift of W. Newton Nelson
GUSN
179334
Reference Notes
Thomas Strahan Album of Colonial Reproductions 1938 and 1948

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
stone
paintings
grapevines
paddleboat
fisherman
Period/Style
Ashlar
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
The Wabash
Pattern No.
7130
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 22, print width 19 (inches)

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