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2000.219 (RS204118)

Description

Wallpaper roll. Hand-blocked pairs of birds with basket and enclosed bouquet, printed in brown, burnt umber, sienna, ochre, and off-white on green ground.

Details

Maker
Mauny
Inscriptions
R C a Paris / Made in France 121 (printed)
This collection of 20th century French hand-blocked wallpapers was the gift (probably in the 1970's) of Roach and Craven, a Boston decorating firm on Chesnut Street (handwritten)
Location of origin
France
Material
wallpapers
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
2000.219
Credit Line
Gift of Roach & Craven, Inc.
GUSN
302183
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.194A-E Relationship same pattern, different colorway

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
bird
basket
bouquet
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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