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2000.415 (RS208273)

Description

Partial roll of unused wallpaper. Drapery and Bamboo pattern consisting of vertical bamboo stalk sprouting flowers and leaves flanked by swags of fabric gathered with cording. Printed in maroon, green, gray and white on light blue ground.

Details

Maker
McClelland, Nancy (Manufacturer)
Date
1965-1975
Used to paper walls during renovations to office space at the Otis House circa 1974.
Inscriptions
"SPNEA Repro" (handwritten)
"Nancy McClelland / Drapery and Bamboo - Hitchborn House" (printed)
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Used At Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
30 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.415
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
272414
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1967.184 Relationship same paper pattern
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1967.168 Relationship same paper pattern
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1966.462B Relationship same wallpaper pattern
Notes Noted as related on the catalog sheet, but not found in M3:
1967.166
Title Wallpaper Fragment Accession number 1967.210 Relationship same paper pattern
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.415A Relationship reproduction of same pattern in different colorway - also produced by McClelland.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Screen Print
Decor Motif
Bamboo
Drapery
Cording
Form
unused
Pattern Name
Drapery and Bamboo
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 21, print width 21 1/8 (inches)

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