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2001.281.1161.1 (RS197440)

Description

Rolled fragment of flocked damask wallpaper. Large-scale floral damask block-printed with green flocking on polished green ground. The flocking is overprinted in red.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Material
flocking
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
damask
flocking
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
27 1/2 x 20 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1161.1
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293283

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Stylized flowers
Scrolls
trefoils
beads
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Damask
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 24, print width 18 1/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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