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Scenic Wallpaper

1996.34.1 (RS201472)

Description

One panel of the scenic paper "El Dorado." Tropical foliage and a flowing river or stream in the foreground, mountain in the background. Printed in greys, greens, browns, blues, yellow, peach and lavender on an irise ground.\n

Details

Maker
Zuber Et Cie (Manufacturer)
Ehrmann, Eugene (Designer)
Date
1849
First printed
Location of origin
France
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Wenham (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
scenic wallpapers
Wallpaper
Accession Number
1996.34.1
GUSN
295981
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Landscape
Tropical
Design Technique
Irise
Period/Style
Scenic
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
El Dorado
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Design Technique
Irise

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