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2001.281.1190 (RS197902)

Description

Unused fragment of wallpaper with Persian or Aesthetic-style floral pattern. Exotic red flowers and berries on meandering olive stems with metallic gold and black accents. Roller-printed in red, orange, light brown, metallic gold and black on light olive ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Probably United States
Descriptive terms
Aesthetic Movement
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
18 1/2 x 19 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1190
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293479
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.200 Relationship Same pattern and colorway.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Persian-style
Flowers
Meandering Stems
Berries
Period/Style
Aesthetic
Floral
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 12 1/2, print width 18 3/8 (inches)

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