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2001.281.377 (RS186061)

Description

Unused fragment of toile style wallpaper depicting theatrical scenes and a multitude of classical motifs and theatrical scenes. Lithograph or roller-printed in red on off-white ground with yellow stencil.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Inscriptions
"H49" (handwritten)
Material
lithographs
paper (fiber product)
stenciling
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
lithographs
paper (fiber product)
stenciling
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
27 3/4 x 33 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.377
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284354

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
theater
actors
urn
bow knot
acanthus
scroll
bead swag
floral swag
shells
pastoral
lamb
dog
vases
fruit
trophies
feathers
cherubs
Design Technique
Stenciled
Period/Style
Scenery Figure
Imitation textile
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 23 1/4, print width 30 3/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Stenciled

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