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2001.281.357 (RS183379)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from the Piazza room of The Wayside in Concord, Massachusetts. Collected as part of a wallpaper restoration project taking place at the property in 1967-1968. Diamond patterned paper in which pattern and background printed with small dashes giving the pattern a great deal of texture. Possibly intended to imitate woven textile or worked leather. Roller-printed in black and dark red on red ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Piazza Room / The Wayside / Concord Mass / 20 1/4" wide" (handwritten)
"Piazza Room / 13 Rolls" (handwritten)
Associated Building
Original To The Wayside.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
geometric patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
15 1/2 x 20 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.357
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284122
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
diamonds
Period/Style
Geometric
Imitation textile
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 20 1/4 (inches)

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