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2001.281.283 (RS181559)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from the Crocker Tavern, Barnstable, Massachusetts mounted on paperboard. Anglo-Japanese style pattern featuring large floral bouquets among geometric shapes and figures. Striped design to immitate the look of a woven textile. American Wall Paper Manufacturer's Association logo printed in left selvedge. Roller-printed in yellow, dark olive, dark maroon, peach and brown on olive ground.

Details

Maker
American Wall Paper Manufacturers Association (1880-1887) (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1887
Inscriptions
"Crocker" / "Barnstable" (written in two different hands)
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Crocker Tavern (Barnstable, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Barnstable (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)
United States
Descriptive terms
Anglo-Japanese
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
12 1/8 x 19 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.283
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283598

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
bouquet
floral
geometric
pindots
stripes
rosettes
immitation textile
Period/Style
Anglo-Japanese
Imitation textile
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 (inches)

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