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2001.281.229AB (RS186071)

Description

Two fragments of unused wallpaper. Novelty paper with pattern of animals, birds and exotic trees. Roller-printed in salmon, aqua, olive green, black, gray and blue on a cream ground with ungrounded pindots. Dorothy Waterhouse notes that the paper was "designed by Mr. Baer in France."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1930-1940
Inscriptions
"Pieces of paper desgned by Mr. Baer in France / 50 yrs? (handwritten)
Location of origin
France
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
37 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.229AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283303

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Animals
Bear
Monkey
Bird
hedgehog
Elephant
Tree
pindot
Period/Style
Novelty
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 20 1/8, print width 18 3/8 (inches)

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