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2001.281.375 (RS191648)

Description

Fragment of nursery or novelty wallpaper with grotesque and comic scenes of people, animals, birds, insects and even a carrot. Lithograph. Blue on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Inscriptions
"Mrs. Cottrell / Endicott / G6" (handwritten)
Material
lithographs
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
lithographs
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
28 x 19 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.375
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284340

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
grotesque
rabbits
carrot
horse
rats
cats
dogs
birds
monkeys
people
Period/Style
Novelty
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 19 1/4 (inches)

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