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2001.281.517 (RS192726)

Description

Rococo Revival wallpaper fragment. Naturalistic rose bouquet framed by c-scrolls and strapwork. Block-printed in three grays, white, green, and red on polished white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1855
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Rococo Revival
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
27 1/4 x 19 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.517
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
287056

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
roses
scrolls
strapwork
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Rococo Revival
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 17 1/2, print width 18 1/2 (inches)
Design Technique
Polished

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