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2001.281.246 (RS183350)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Renaissance Revival Floral Stripe pattern consisting of medallion-like elements, strapwork and floral srays placed between stripes. Early roller-print in mauve, dark red, blue, green and white on beige ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1855
Inscriptions
"Caswell" (Pattern name?)
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
25 1/2 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.246
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283324

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
strapwork
flowers
floral spray
stripes
Period/Style
Renaissance Revival
Stripe
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 1/8, print width 18 1/4 (inches)

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