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2001.281.624 (RS194358)

Description

Selvedge fragment of Rococo Revival striped wallpaper. Scrolling stripe , pin dots, and thin stripe with diamonds and dots block-printed in green, brown and white on gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Rococo Revival
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 1/2 x 3 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.624
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289097
Related Items
Title Bandbox Accession number 2001.281.33AB Relationship Same wallpaper pattern and colorway.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Stripes
Scrolls
Diamonds
Pin Dots
Period/Style
Rococo Revival
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 6 3/4, print width 2 1/2 (inches)

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