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2001.281.227 (RS183364)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Diagonal pattern of rosettes and delicate scrolling vines form large-scale diaper or knot pattern enclosing vignettes of a flower filled urn. Roller-printed in rose, pink, white, black, three greens on a blue-gray ground. Paper has surface texture but does not appear to be embossed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Accession Number
2001.281.227
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273936

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
urn
flowers
rosette
scoll
vines
tulip
rose
Period/Style
Diaper Pattern
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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