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2000.1669.1AB (RS195912)

Description

Wallpaper fragments. Wallpaper printed with all over geometric design of three-dimensional cubes with chained sides and floral/star motifs on the faces. Block printed in brown, white and black on a blue ground.\n Two fragments are present in layers with other papers: the first (A) with 2000.1669.2A and 2000.1670A; the second with 2000.1669.2B and 2000.1670B.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts
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
2000.1669.1AB
GUSN
286708
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1917.1583
Title Wallpaper Border Accession number 2000.1670AB
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.1669.2A-D

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
cubes
stars
Period/Style
Geometric
Form
Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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