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1965.7.1B (RS198588)

Description

Large fragment of floral and column stripe wallpaper. Grey ground with floral vine printed in blues, browns, pink, white, yellow. Columns printed in blues and brown. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
178701790
1787 - Year house was sold to Elbridge Gerry
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Elmwood.
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
wove paper
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
wove paper
Accession Number
1965.7.1B
Credit Line
Gift of Harvard College
GUSN
294765
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1965.7.2A Relationship Related layer of wallpaper.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Floral trail
twisted column
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
Wall fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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