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2001.281.181 (RS181398)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Dark red floral sprigs printed over large scale grisaille pattern of bow knotted ribbons and roses. Roller-printed in three grays and dark red on white satin ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Inscriptions
"Glazed florals 1860?" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
grisaille
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 x 15 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.181
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273647

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
sprig
ribbon
bows
roses
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Floral
Form
unused?
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Design Technique
Polished

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