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1992.173 (RS193992)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Square lozenges with concave corners separated by rosettes on faux marbleized background. Block printed in two greens and three grays on light gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1820
Based on 1816 purchase and renovation of house.
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Original To Jacob Wendell House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Portsmouth (Rockingham county, New Hampshire)
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 18 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.173
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Ronald Bourgeault
GUSN
286001
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Transparency Accession number 2001.281.978A-F Relationship Transparencies used in production of reproduction pattern "Jocab Wendell House" by Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
lozenges
rosettes
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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