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2001.281.196 (RS181392)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Anglo-Japanese style paper with Persian stylistic influences. A variety and abundance of ornament including pinstripes, pindots, stylized flowers, trefoils and rosettes. The dominate element is are red flowers on leafy stems. Roller-printed in red, yellow, and black on satin olive ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Anglo-Japanese
paper (fiber product)
Persian (culture)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
15 x 18 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.196
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273724

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
trifoils
quatrefoils
rosettes
leaves
pin dots
pin stripes
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Anglo-Japanese
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Design Technique
Polished

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