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Wallpaper Sample

2001.281.973.8 (RS195150)

Description

A page torn from a "Peerless" Wallpaper sample book. Pattern number 4562, named "The Rochelle." Scrolling diaper-pattern with green waving vertical lines and faint light blue horizontal lines through-out the pattern to imitate a woven textile. Roller-printed in green and light blue on light green ground.

Details

Maker
Gledhill Wallpaper Company (1880-1920) (Manufacturer)
Date
1910-1920
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Wellesley (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
damask diaper
paper (fiber product)
sample books
trade catalogs
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Oldham, Esther
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
14 x 18 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.973.8
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291068
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Title Wallpaper Sample Accession number 2001.281.973.9

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Foliate
Damask
Period/Style
Diaper Pattern
Imitation textile
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
The Rochelle
Pattern No.
4562
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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