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Wallpaper on plaster

2000.1652 (RS207102)

Description

Ashlar pattern of blocks with foliate in center and framed by interlace in the corners. Printed in green, brown and dark tan on a light tan ground. Hung on plaster.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1835
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Phelps House.
Material
fibrous plaster
horsehair
plaster
wallpapers
Object type
Building Component
Places
Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
United States
Descriptive terms
fibrous plaster
horsehair
plaster
sheathing
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
4 5/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1652
Credit Line
Gift of Phillips Academy
GUSN
179375
Related Items
Accession number 1985.6 Relationship same pattern (from Lexington)
Title Wallpapered board Accession number 1980.181.2 Relationship same Ashlar paper in different colorway.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
foliate medallion
blocks
interlace
Period/Style
Ashlar block
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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