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2001.281.275 (RS183360)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Assonet, Massachusetts. Ashlar pattern blocks on a background of marble. Each ashlar block is edged with a scroll design and frames a vignette of a pastoral house. Roller-printed in gray, green and white on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1855
Inscriptions
"Assonet" (On back of lining paper.)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
28 11/16 x 24 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.275
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283532

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
scroll
marble
ashlar
pastoral
house
Period/Style
Ashlar
Marble
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 5/8 (inches)

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