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2000.879 (RS195709)

Description

Unused sample. Wallpaper in "Acanthus" pattern by Cole & Son (London) with an all-over pattern of scrolling acanthus leaves. Block printed in red on a cadmium red ground and textured paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
20th c.
Based on an English block printed wallpaper from 1870-1890
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
2000.879
Credit Line
Gift of Richard Nylander
GUSN
286841
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.880

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
acanthus
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
Pattern No.
98874
State
Repro
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 46, print width 21 (inches)

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