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2001.281.1164 (RS198067)

Description

Partial roll of landscape figure wallpaper. Vignette of soldier and two women seated at a table under a arched pergola alternates with grouping of fruit. Vignettes are block-printed in orange, blue, black and taupe on blue ground with light blue floral figures. Manufactured by Zuber & Cie, Alsace, France. Pattern number 2224. Restrike of 1840s pattern.

Details

Maker
Zuber Et Cie (Manufacturer)
Inscriptions
"ZUBER & Cie ALSACE / No. 2224" (printed)
Location of origin
Alsace, France
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Alsace (France) [region]
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
scenic wallpapers
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 5/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1164
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293295

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Landscape Figure
Soldier
Women
Child
Pergola
Stylized flower
Fruit
Period/Style
Scenery Figure
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
2224
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 24 1/4, print width 19 (inches)

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