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2001.281.1163 (RS198061)

Description

Partial roll of reproduction landscape figure wallpaper. Vignette of a man watering horses alternates with a vignette of a small flock of sheep. The landscape vignettes are divided by a rows of scrolls with centered floral swag. Columns of vignettes divided by scroll and strapwork stripe with sprays of leaves and flowers. Roller-printed in three grays and white on cream ground. Manufactured by Birge. Pattern number 2710.

Details

Maker
Birge (Manufacturer)
Date
1930-1940
Inscriptions
"BIRGE - MADE IN U.S.A. 2710 / TRIM [ARROW] / 0-4" (printed)
Location of origin
Buffalo, New York, United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Buffalo (Erie county, New York state)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
scenic wallpapers
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
22 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1163
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293294

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Scrolls
Strapwork
Floral Sprays
Landscape Figures
Horses
sheep
Period/Style
Scenery Figure
Stripe
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
2710
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 20 7/8, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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