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Wallpapered board

1986.1088 (RS207150)

Description

Wallpapered board. Top layer is an American roller-printed copy of an English block-printed design, "The Thelma" by R. Hamilton. Large Art Nouveau flowers, perhaps irises, printed in maroon, pink, and three greens on tan ground. Maroon striations create the appearance of fabric\n

Details

Maker
After Hamilton, R. (Artist, Designer)
Date
ca. 1910
Material
softwood
wallpapers
Object type
Building Components; Construction Materials
Places
Medfield (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
United States
Descriptive terms
Board
boards (flat objects)
Lumber
sheathing
softwood
wallpapers
Dimensions
63.5 x 13.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1088
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Mark P. Lorett
GUSN
298828
Reference Notes
See Wallpaper in New England, pages 261-262, for the original block-printed version of "The Thelma"
Related Items
Title Wallpaper on Board Accession number 1986.1090 Relationship same pattern
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1986.1091 Relationship same pattern
Title Wallpaper on board Accession number 1986.1089
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1971.2186A Relationship original block-printed version of "The Thelma"

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
iris
Period/Style
art nouveau
Pattern Name
The Thelma
State
Original
Theme
floral
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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