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2001.281.535AB (RS192610)

Description

Two fragments of floral wallpaper from Hudson, New Hampshire. All-over, floral vine pattern in which several varieties of flowers, including morning glories, climb on thick branches. Roller-printed in two grays, black, white, and blue on ungrounded paper. Fragments affixed to paperboard.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1865
Inscriptions
"The Blodgett / Has been reprinted --- / From old Blodgett House / Hudson NH" (handwritten)
"This has been reproduced by Shahan / NH - (has been repro by Shahan)" (First line in pencil, second line in pen)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
18 1/4 x 21 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.535AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
287560

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Flowers
Vines
Morning Glory
Period/Style
Floral
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 20 3/4 (inches)

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