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2001.281.113 (RS182166)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Middleton, Massachusetts. Large fragment of fresco wallpaper upright, or Montant, decorated with a vertical border on left side and a central stripe ornamentation consisting of a fruit bowl alternating with a fountain framed by a pillar and arch. Printed in white, tan, brown, and dark brown on gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Associated Building
Associated With Flint Farm (Middleton, MA).
Object type
Building Component
Places
Middleton (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Woodward, Mrs.
Dimensions
39 x 21 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.113
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273293

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
fruit
fountain
bowl
pillar and arch
dolphin
Period/Style
Fresco paper
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 20 1/2 (inches)

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