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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.644 (RS194062)

Description

Fragment of c-scroll and flower Rococo Revival wallpaper border. C-scrolls in brown with flowers in blue. Block-printed in ochre, two browns, two blues and white on white polished ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
borders (ornament areas)
paper (fiber product)
Rococo Revival
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
6 x 16 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.644
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289303

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
c-scrolls
flowers
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Design Technique
Polished

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