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2001.281.203 (RS181413)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Anglo-Japanese style scenic figure pattern. Multiple scenic views are framed by stylized foliage. Visible scenes include swans swimming near a fountain with a gazebo in the background, two figures rowing boats past a tent-like structure with an aquaduct in the background, and a view of a large dombed buliding from a well appointed balcony. Roller-printed in maroon, yellow, light blue, peach, black, brown, olive, dark green, and blue-green on tan ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Anglo-Japanese
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
16 1/4 x 17 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.203
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273732

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
leaves
foliage
swans
rowers
aquaduct
gazebo
terrace
Dome
trellis
balcony
statue
flowers
columns
Period/Style
Anglo-Japanese
Scenery Figure
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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