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2001.281.252 (RS181416)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Floral sprig and moiré with metallic gold dot and pin stripes. The white satin ground paper is printed almost entirely with gray. Non-printed areas form the pattern of rose sprigs and silk moiré. Roller-printed in two grays and metallic gold on white satin ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
satin papers
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
9 x 18 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.252
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283377

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
moiré\n
rose
sprig
pinstripe
dots
stripe
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Imitation textile
Stripe
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 1/2 (inches)
Design Technique
Polished

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