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2001.281.214A-D (RS182212)

Description

Wallpaper fragments. Long, narrow fragment of floral pattern paper. Block-printed with Irisé technique in pale yellow or white, light blue, and dark blue. Ground appears to be gray. Length indicates this may be a bandbox paper or border.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1845
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
6 1/4 x 44 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.214A-D
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273858

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
floral
Design Technique
Irise
Period/Style
Floral
Form
wall fragment or bandbox
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Design Technique
Irise

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