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2001.281.254 (RS181417)

Description

Unused fragment of wallpaper. Textile immitation pattern. Blue and white pinstripes on light blue ground is roller-printed with a medallion and vine pattern in white. In the pattern, medallion framed floral sprigs hang by strings of beads tied with bows from a diamond patterned vine with fruit.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
"MADE IN FRANCE" (A series of numbers also present, but illegible.)
Location of origin
France
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
13 3/4 x 22 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.254
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283416

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Flowers
Medallions
Vines
Diamond
Beads
Bows
Period/Style
Imitation textile
Floral Medallion
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 12 1/4, print width 21 1/2 (inches)

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