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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.953A-D (RS194328)

Description

Four fragments of wallpaper border. Narrow border with center band of grisaille rosettes. Black, white and rose stripes run along upper edge of border. Red, white and rose colored stripes run along lower edge. Roller-printed in black, white, rose and two grays on light gray ground. Paper surface embossed with ribbed texture.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1930-1950
Location of origin
United States
Material
embossed wall coverings
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Probably United States
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
embossed wall coverings
floral patterns
grisaille
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
2 x 5 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.953A-D
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
290450

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Architectural Molding
Rosette
Stripes
Period/Style
Geometric
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 1 1/8 (inches)

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