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2001.281.164 (RS182207)

Description

Unused fragment of wallpaper. Sprigs of red roses and small violet flowers alternate with bouquets of pink and violet flowers. Block-printed in five pinks, two reds, two violets, four greens and gray on a gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Location of origin
France
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
18 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.164
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273564

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
rose
flowers
sprig
Period/Style
Sprig
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 3/8 (inches)

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