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2001.281.562 (RS194580)

Description

Fragment of unused wallpaper printed with haying scene from New Hampton, New Hampshire. Pastoral landscape scene depicting men and a woman haying and filling a horse-drawn wagon. There is a house in the background. Roller-printed in two blues, gray, white, black, two greens, two reds, ochre, pale yellow, and two browns on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1875
Inscriptions
"Mrs. Helen Lewis / Box 356 / New Hampton, N. H. / 03256" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
scenic wallpapers
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
10 3/4 x 19 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.562
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
288255

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Pastoral
Landscape
Haying
Period/Style
Scenery Figure
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 1/8 (inches)

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