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Description

Fragment of floral striped wallpaper. Large-scale meandering, floral vine block-printed in grays. Long floral stamen in metallic gold. Side stripe of stylized flowers flanked by stripes of flowers accented with gold. Block-printed in four grays and metallic gold on polished white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
16 1/4 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.389
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
292145

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Floral
Meandering Vine
Stripes
Stylized flowers
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
Wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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