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Wallpaper border

1967.122.2 (RS198582)

Description

Multiple pieces of wallpaper border attached wallpaper (see wallpaper 1967.122.1) from a single room. Papers were found in a bureau drawer in the Stetson House in Hanover, Massachusetts but may originate from the Broad Oak Farm also in Hanover. The border is a continuous floral vine block printed in black, white, two pinks and varnish green on sky blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1835
Associated Building
Associated With Stetson House Main House. Original To Broad Oak Farm.
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
laid paper
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
floral patterns
laid paper
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
1967.122.2
GUSN
294764

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Design Technique
Varnished
Period/Style
Floral Trail
Form
Wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border
Design Technique
Varnished

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