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2001.281.1192 (RS197911)

Description

Partial roll of striped floral wallpaper. Pattern of gray stripes on polished white ground. The primary stripe is printed with sprigs of grasses and blue and violet flowers. Roller-printed in gray, two greens, two blues, ochre, brown, and two violets on a polished white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Inscriptions
"16. Yards / 630" (printed)
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Probably United States
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 3/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1192
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293483
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Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.559A-C Relationship Same pattern and colorway.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Flowers
Grasses
Stripes
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
630
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 1/4, print width 18 1/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Polished

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