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2001.281.396.1 (RS191641)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Falmouth, Massachusetts. Sprig pattern with acanthus leaf scrolls. Roller-printed in orange, red, two greens and three grays on brown ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Inscriptions
"Mrs Lawrence / Falmouth, Mass" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
53 x 19 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.396.1
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284482
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
acanthus
scrolls
beads
Period/Style
Sprig
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 20 3/4, print width 18 1/4 (inches)

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