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1978.212A-E (RS207357)

Description

Two unused partial and two unused rolls. Landscape figure pattern composed of vignettes of rural life; children playing at base of column ruin; group of country people - shepherdess with sheep; farmer and farmer's wife with children, dog, oxen, goats; men fishing. Prints in three greys on grey ground. Drop repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1915-1920
Location of origin
England; United States
Associated Building
Lyman Estate (Waltham, Mass.), Parlor.
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
29 7/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1978.212A-E
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
179389

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
shepherdess
farmer
children
sheep
mule
dog
ox
goat
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Theme
country life
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 31 1/4, print width 28 1/2 (inches)

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