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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.715.2 (RS209848)

Description

Unused wallpaper border. Paper has large-scale motif of stylized peonies block-printed in pinks, reds, black and metallic gold on a textured green ground. Paper has been cut along lower edge of pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1910
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
borders (ornament areas)
floral patterns
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
11 1/4 x 18 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.715.2
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
288578
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
peonies
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border

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