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1972.113A (RS201271)

Description

Fabric panel with long fragment of wallpaper and border attached. Wallpaper has pattern of undulating, serpentine lines forming symmetrical hourglass shapes. Between lines are grapevines and 3-leaf clovers. Printed in two blues, orange, black, grey and white on a blue ground. Border with festoons, drapery and tassels with a top band of a single row of chevrons and a bottom band of a continuous cord. Printed in green, beige, and pink on a white ground.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1816
Associated Building
Original To Short House Main House, Parlor.
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
1972.113A
GUSN
295845
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1972.113b
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1972.113c

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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