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1994.52A-C (RS193980)

Description

Fragments. Three series of vertical stripes including flowering vines, stylized wheat or leaf motifs, and abstract shapes. Block printed in white on cinnamon ground.

Details

Maker
Probably Moses Grant
Date
1796-1815
Inscriptions
"Dole / Little / Ho. - Parker / River" (handwritten on label attached to back by Nina Fletcher Little)
Associated Building
Dole-Little House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Probably Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
1994.52A-C
Credit Line
Family of Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
286672
Related Items
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
vines
stripes
Form
Fragments
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 7 (inches)

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