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2001.281.1054 (RS196720)

Description

Rolled fragmentl of Renaissance Revival stripe wallpaper. Stripes composed of scrolls, strapwork and scenery figures. Roller-printed in gray, red and green on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
"Victorian - mid 19th century / etc. / many from Salem, Cape Cod, Maine, etc - / I have checked them all + / they can be filed. Not that interesting" (handwritten)
"Almost all late / papers - Victorian, etc / I have checked them / + must press them + put / together in a folder of / later papers" (handwritten)
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Renaissance Revival
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
34 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1054
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291909

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Scolls
Strapwork
Scenery Figures
Period/Style
Renaissance Revival
Stripe
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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