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1994.55.3 (RS193999)

Description

Fragment. Wallpaper printed with overall grid of squares formed by pindots. Alternating squares contain stylized leaf motifs and stylized floral and leaf medallions. Printed in white and cream on pink ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Inscriptions
"Samples of early wallpaper / from unidentified New England / houses. Removed during / restoration by Roy W. Baker, / Antrim, N.H. 1954." (handwritten)
Nina F. Little (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
5 1/4 x 3 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1994.55.3
Credit Line
Family of Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
286693

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
pindots
Form
Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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