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Wallpapered board

2014.38.1 (RS207202)

Description

Board/ sheathing fragment with attached wallpaper remnant. Gothic revival strapwork with floral elements and foliate scrollwork, printed in three browns and vibrant blue on a white ground. Back of board is painted green, and half of the front is painted white.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Material
paint (coating)
painting (coating)
softwood
wallpapers
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Board
boards (flat objects)
paint (coating)
painting (coating)
sheathing
softwood
wallpapers
Dimensions
11.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2014.38.1
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
296585

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
strapwork
floral
Period/Style
Gothic Revival
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Theme
architectural
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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