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2001.281.1143 (RS197428)

Description

Rolled fragment of wallpaper with rose and ivy medallion pattern. Block-printed in four grays and metallic gold on polished white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1865
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)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
29 3/4 x 19 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1143
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292946

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Roses
Ivy
medallions
Period/Style
Floral Medallion
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 22 1/2, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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