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2001.281.1056 (RS196707)

Description

Partial roll of Gothic Revival wallpaper. Vertical gothic column with lancets, trefoils, acroteria and acanthus leaves that spring out from the seeds. Willowy sprigs frame the column. Honeycomb pattern in the background. Vertical column of rosettes and openwork form side stripes. Roller-printed in brown, blue and white on a tan ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1855
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Gothic Revival
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
18 3/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1056
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291912
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1955.225 Relationship Same pattern and colorway.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Gothic Column
Period/Style
Gothic Revival
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 8 3/4, print width 18 1/4 (inches)

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