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2000.214AB (RS204420)

Description

Wallpaper roll. Hand-blocked floral sprig enclosed within wreath. Printed in beige on white ground.

Details

Maker
Mauny (Manufacturer)
Inscriptions
R C a Paris, 226 Made in France (printed)
A226 / 3 22.75 / Beige / in book / 'Papillon', Nancy McClelland (handwritten)
This collection of 20th century French hand-blocked wallpapers was the gift (probably in the 1970s) of Roach and Craven, a Boston decorating firm on Chesnut Street (by R. Nylander)
Material
wallpapers
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Descriptive terms
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
2000.214AB
Credit Line
Gift of Roach & Craven, Inc.
GUSN
302190
Related Items
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Wallpaper Details

Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
sprig
wreath
floral
flower
Pattern Name
Papillon
Pattern No.
A226
State
Original
Theme
floral
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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