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2000.218AB (RS204440)

Description

Wallpaper roll. Hand-blocked floral stripe in red, blue, pink, green, black, and white on light blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
L. C. Made in France Paris (printed)
Semis Roses / #2550 / 30.00 / Blue (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)
Location of origin
Paris, France
Material
wallpapers
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Places
France
Paris (Ville de Paris department, Île-de-France, France)
Descriptive terms
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
2000.218AB
Credit Line
Gift of Roach & Craven, Inc.
GUSN
302199
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.217AB Relationship Same pattern, different ground color

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
floral
stripe
rose
Period/Style
floral stripe
Pattern Name
Semis Roses
Pattern No.
2550
State
Original
Theme
floral
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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