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Reproduction Wallpaper

2000.236 (RS205587)

Description

Cut repeat of wallpaper, "Lion's Gate." Printed in gold and copper and outlined in brown on blue/ grey ground. Textured pattern with lions, scrolls, and urns with flowers.

Details

Maker
Brunschwig & Fils, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Reproduction of Balin, Paul (Designer)
Date
1998
Inscriptions
Lion's Gate / MCMXCVIIII / a Brunschwig & Fils, Inc. handprint / Historic New England / Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities / Trim (printed)
Join / Trim
Location of origin
New York, New York, United States
Associated Building
Associated With Franklin Haven Residence.
Material
wallpapers
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Places
Beacon Hill (Essex county, Massachusetts) [peak]
New York City (New York state)
Descriptive terms
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
55 x 30 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.236
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
302091
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1919.517g Relationship original design

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
lion
urn
scroll
flower
pomegranate
vase
Paper Finish
Wove
Pattern Name
Lion's Gate
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 22 4/8, print width 28 (inches)

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