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2007.9.2 (RS207232)

Description

Framed wallpaper sample. Paper is roller printed, machine-made Chinoiserie with a red background. Consists of four different sections, each separated by a bamboo lattice-like design. Two vignettes feature people holding musical instruments, while the other two contain vaises of pink and white flowers. Printed in three blues, two pinks, two yellows, two greens, two browns, red, white, and black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
Old Chinese Wallpaper / from the Greene Homestead / Hopkinton, N.H. (Applied)
Associated Building
Original To Greene Homestead.
Material
wallpapers
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
23 x 18.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2007.9.2
Credit Line
Gift of the Concord Art Association
GUSN
248396

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
musical instrument
flowers
vase
bamboo
Period/Style
Chinoiserie
State
Original
Theme
Chinese
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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