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2001.281.500 (RS192724)

Description

Unused fragment of wallpaper from Sudbury, Massachusetts. Ogee pattern with stylized foliate figures. Roller-printed in brown, green, white, metallic gold and metallic copper on dusty purple ground. Reproduced in the Waterhouse collection by Warner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
"Sudbury, Mass / Reproduced in my Waterhouse collection (Warner)" (handwritten)
Material
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
21 x 18 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.500
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
286732

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
foliate
ogee
Fleur de lis
acanthus leaf
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 7 5/8, print width 17 3/4 (inches)

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