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2001.281.65 (RS182202)

Description

Wallpaper fragment mounted on paperboard. Anglo-Japanese style pattern of flowers and leaves amidst a patchwork of geometric patterns. Roller-printed in two reds, black, green, brown, metallic gold and black on olive ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
"Mrs. Upton / Sagamore Head" (Assume Sagamore on Cape Cod, MA)
"Property of WATERHOUSE WALLHANGINGS, INC. / 38 WAREHAM STREET / BOSOTON, MASS. 02118" (stamped)
"426" (printed)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
21 3/4 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.65
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
272762

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Floral
Geometric
Period/Style
Anglo-Japanese
Pattern No.
426
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 15 1/2, print width 18 1/4 (inches)

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