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2001.281.309 (RS191091)

Description

Wallpaper fragment mounted on paperboard labeled "Crocker" from Brewster, Massachusetts. Aesthetic style paper with dense, asymmetrical foliate pattern roller-printed in black, yellow, maroon and orange on olive ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
"Crocker / Brewster Mass / Springtime" ("Springtime" might be Waterhouse reproduction name??)
"19 3/16 x 20 1/2" (Design measurements)
"Property of / WATERHOUSE WALLHANGINGS INC. / 38 WAREHAM STREET / BOSTON, MASS. 02118" (stamped)
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Probably United States
Descriptive terms
Aesthetic Movement
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
14 1/8 x 18 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.309
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283682

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
leaves
flowers
stems
Period/Style
Aesthetic
Foliate
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 9 7/8, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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