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2001.281.1155 (RS197421)

Description

Rolled fragment of sanitary wallpaper. Pattern imitates painted tiles. Each square tile contains a circular pastoral scenes. Scenes include a windmill, a shepherd and flock with castle in the background, a person fishing , boats sailing by country homes. Roller-printed in black and green on ungrounded paper. Paper has been varnished.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
sanitary papers (wallpaper)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 7/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1155
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293268

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Pastoral
Landscape Figures
Squares
Design Technique
Varnished
Period/Style
Tile
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 13, print width 17 1/2 (inches)
Design Technique
Varnished

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