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2000.2224C (RS201467)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pattern of feathers, scrolling foliage, swags of beads with hanging pendants. The pattern is printed in alternating stripes of greens and tans with areas of Block-printed in two greens, two browns, and white on an off-white, polished ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Location of origin
France
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpaper brushes
Accession Number
2000.2224C
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
295985
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.2224AB Relationship Same paper, different location.
Title wallpaper Accession number 2000.2224D

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Feathers
Beads
Jewels
Scrolling foliage
Pendants
Stripes
Swags
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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