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Carrington House Wallpaper Panel

2010.91.1 (RS203999)

Description

Unused wallpaper panel, handpainted birds and peacocks perched amid flowering tree with butterflies, white ground. Cloth tape border painted gold. From the Captain Edward Carrington House, Providence, Rhode Island.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1812
Location of origin
China
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
72 x 45 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2010.91.1
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
243689
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Title Carrington House Wallpaper Panel Accession number 2001.281.241.A-I Relationship Fragments cut from the top and bottom of panel and saved by Dorothy Waterhouse.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
birds
butterflies
flowers
branches
Design Technique
Hand Painted
Period/Style
China Trade
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Freize
Design Technique
Hand Painted

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