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2001.281.205 (RS182236)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Arts and Crafts style paper with large scale stylized medallion and foliate fleur-de-lis pattern. Roller-printed in red, three greens, tan, and gold on brown ground and finished with varnish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Inscriptions
"23 1/2" (Each number is circled. "23 1/2" my refer to pattern repeat. "47" is double that. Notations in relation to reproducing?)
"47" (handwritten)
Location of origin
France
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Arts and Crafts (movement)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
24 3/4 x 17 3/4 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.205
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273736

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Medallion
fluer de lis
leaves
Design Technique
Varnished
Period/Style
Arts and Crafts
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 23 1/2 (inches)
Design Technique
Varnished

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