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2001.281.49 (RS181196)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pattern of small rectangles in rows, somewhat like a masonry pattern, flanked above and below by a line of small circles. The rectangles appear to have dotted or a speckle patterned interior. Block-printed in white, black, and green on a light blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Location of origin
United States
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
4 1/8 x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.49
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
272659

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Rectangle
Masonry
Dot
Stripe
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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