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2001.281.409.1 (RS191642)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Holliston, Massachusetts. Stylized foliate pattern roller-printed in pink on light gray ground. First layer of a sample of three layers of wallpaper and one frieze. Paper is only partially visible under upper layers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
"Holliston / Charlie Brown - " (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
31 1/2 x 17 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.409.1
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284612
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.409.4
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.409.2
Title Wallpaper Frieze Accession number 2001.281.409.3

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
leaves
dots
Period/Style
Foliate
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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