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2001.281.165 (RS182209)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Floral pattern of bouquets with small orange and violet floral sprigs. Block-printed in three blues, three violets, three reds, three oranges, four greens, two grays and pink on 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 1/2 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.165
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273565

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Flower
Wheat
sprig
Period/Style
Sprig
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 3/4 (inches)

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