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2001.281.99 (RS182199)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Manchester-By-The-Sea, Massachusetts. Landscape scenic wallpaper depicting men hunting with dogs in wooded setting. Roller-printed in two greens, black, three browns, tan and five blues on gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1865
Inscriptions
"Manchester - Mass / circa 1840" (handwritten)
"G68 / House behind the Capt. Trask House / Manchester-by-the Sea / English" (Dorothy Waterhouse note)
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Associated With Captain Task House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Manchester (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
landscape figures
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
27 1/4 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.99
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273016

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
woods
mountain
lake
figures
dogs
hunters
forest
Period/Style
Scenery Figure
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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