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2001.281.494 (RS192854)

Description

Fragment of Anglo-Japanese style floral wallpaper from Sandwich, Massachusetts. Allover pattern of stylized flowers and fruit. Roller-printed in yellow, white, brown and black on polished mustard-colored ground. Pattern no. "2193" printed in selvedge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Inscriptions
"2193" (printed)
"Sandwich - Tobey ?" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Anglo-Japanese
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
41 3/4 x 19 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.494
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
286707

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Stylized flowers
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Floral
Anglo-Japanese
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 14 7/8, print width 18 3/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Polished

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