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2001.281.1135AB (RS198053)

Description

Two rolled fragments of a Chinoiserie pattern wallpaper. Colorful birds perch and fly among meandering branches with flowers and seed pods. Roller-printed in black, three greens, two blues, purple, two pinks, maroon, gray, white, yellow, brown and tan on polished black ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1930
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
31 3/8 x 29 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1135AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292926

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Meandering Branches
Flowers
Seed pods
Birds
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Chinoiserie
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 28 1/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Polished

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