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2001.281.363 (RS183412)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment from President Eliot's House, Cotuit, Massachusetts. All over floral pattern in which rose, tulip, carnation and other flowers appear to bloom from the same meandering vine. Roller-printed in cream, two pinks, red, three greens, yellow, two blues and brown on a white ground.

Details

Maker
William Campbell Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
Sawyer Cotuit / President Eliot's House" (handwritten)
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
32 1/2 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.363
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284151
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.362 Relationship Also from President Eliot's House

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
rose
tulip
carnation
hydrangea
vine
Period/Style
Floral Trail
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 13 3/4, print width 20 3/4 (inches)

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