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1986.1943.1AB (RS198586)

Description

Two fragments of wallpaper with an all-over scrolling foliate pattern from the Spencer-Pierce-Little Farm, Newbury, Massachusetts. Block-printed in ochre, blue and red on white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Associated Building
Original To Spencer-Peirce-Little House (Newbury, Mass.), Dining Room.
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
1986.1943.1AB
GUSN
295019
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1986.1943.2 Relationship second layer

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Stylized leaves
Period/Style
Foliate
Form
Wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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