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2001.281.1209 (RS198047)

Description

Fragment of foliate wallpaper from the Chellis Estate, Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts. Large-scale, foliate damask pattern roller-printed in light tan and green on blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Associated Building
Associated With Chellis Estate (Wellesley Hills, MA).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
A. H. Davenport
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
55 1/2 x 27 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1209
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
294840

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Scrolling leaves
Strapwork
Stylized flowers
Period/Style
Damask
Foliate
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
10408
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 48 3/4, print width 25 1/2 (inches)

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