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2001.281.1036 (RS196689)

Description

Rolled fragment of floral wallpaper from the Chellis Estate, Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts roller-printed in pastel colors on dark blue ground. Pattern of ogee lattice frame large stylized irises with foliage that forms a second ogee pattern. Roller-printed in two blues, pale orange, green and peach on dark blue ground.

Details

Maker
Jeffrey & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1890-1916
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Associated With Chellis Estate (Wellesley Hills, MA).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Aesthetic Movement
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
A. H. Davenport
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
23 1/2 x 22 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1036
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291674
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1981.120 Relationship Same paper, color.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Stylized irises
Flowers
Ogee pattern
Strapwork
Lattice
Period/Style
Floral
Aesthetic
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 13 7/8, print width 20 7/8 (inches)

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