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2001.281.390 (RS191109)

Description

Unused wallpaper sample from East Dennis, Massachusetts. Floral stripe block-printed in three shades of green on an off-white, polished ground with light tan stripes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Inscriptions
"E. Dennis - Doris Nickerson" (handwritten)
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
16 1/2 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.390
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284461

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
Leaves
Vine
Stripes
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 9 3/4, print width 18 1/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Polished

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