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2001.281.222 (RS183370)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Floral stripe pattern with Neo-classical motifs. Dark gray stripes featuring yellow quatrefoil design alternate with light gray stripes with cartouches framing a maple leaf decorated wallshelf under a garland. Narrow horizontal stripes form background. Roller-printed in two grays, yellow, black, tan, brown, orange, red, two greens and white on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
28 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.222
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273930

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
maple leaf
garland
quatrefoil
cartouches
stripes
beads
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 15 1/2, print width 18 1.8 (inches)

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