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2001.281.980 (RS195152)

Description

Fragment of Arts and Crafts wallpaper from Lexington, Massachusetts. Wide paper with large-scale pattern of a country house in a manicured landscape with shaped trees, a curving driveway, a fence and two peacocks in a sunken yard. Roller-printed in two greens, yellow, tan, brown, red, and blue on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1900
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Lexington (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Arts and Crafts (movement)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Muzzey, Anna, Miss
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
28 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.980
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291261

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Landscape
Country House
Peacocks
Period/Style
Arts and Crafts
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 17 7/8, repeat width 21, print width 21 (inches)

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