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Wallpaper fragment

Description

Rhombus-shaped framed fragment. Block-printed black and white design on grey ground. Classical/allegorical figures on columns/monuments. Black painted wood frame under glass.

Details

Maker
Possibly Prentiss, Appleton (Maker)
Date
1768-1799
Location of origin
MA, USA
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Allegorical Figure
allegory (artistic device)
block printing (relief printing process)
Classical
Classical Figure
figure- and animal-derived motifs
fragments
paper (fiber product)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
WALLPAPER
wallpapers
Dimensions
40 x 18 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1350
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26179
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