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1978.140G-I (RS198430)

Description

Fragment. Floral-trail pattern with a meandering green vine spouting different flowers: carnations, clematis and peony blossoms. Printed in orange, red, pink, white and green on a light blue ground. Straight repeat. British tax stamps on verso.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1785
Associated Building
Original To Theodore Lyman House, 2nd Floor Room.
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
1978.140G-I
Credit Line
Gift of Theodore Kingsbury
GUSN
294230

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Period/Style
Floral Trail
Form
Wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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