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2001.281.409.4 (RS191642)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Holliston, Massachusetts. Aesthetic style wallpaper with stylized floral pattern. Roller-printed in ochre, white, pale yellow, tan, cream and metallic gold on cream ground. Third layer of wallpaper. Only partially covers second layer.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
"Holliston / Charlie Brown - " (handwritten)
Material
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
13 1/2 x 7 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.409.4
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284618
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Wallpaper Details

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

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