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Wallpaper Sample

2001.281.973.9 (RS195150)

Description

A page torn from a "Peerless" Wallpaper sample book. Pattern number 4563, named "The Calais." Scrolling diaper-pattern with dark red waving vertical lines and red pin dots through-out the pattern in imitation of a woven textile. Roller-printed in red and dark red on light red 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)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Oldham, Esther
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
14 x 18 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.973.9
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291069
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Foliate
Damask
Period/Style
Diaper Pattern
Imitation textile
Form
unused
Pattern Name
The Calais
Pattern No.
4563
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 3 1/8, repeat width 4 7/8, print width 17 3/4 (inches)

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