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Reproduction Wallpaper

2000.247 (RS205601)

Description

Large cut fragment of scenic wallpaper, "Diana." Four figures (Roman or Greek) view statues "Diana." Design also includes large urn with flowers and scrolls. Printed in grisailles - grey, black, and white on dark grey ground

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
Early American Homes / 1721-1840 / Join / Up -> / Trim (printed)
3704 R-1 / Double Roll (stamped)
Material
wallpapers
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Descriptive terms
Covering, Wall
scenic wallpapers
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
24.5 x 24 1/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.247
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
302111
Reference Notes
photo of original paper or page 63

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
urn
figure
statue
flower
scroll
Period/Style
scenic
Pattern Name
Diana
State
Repro
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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