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1981.166 (RS185068)

Description

Unused wallpaper sample of Japanese leather paper. Baroque style pattern with large flowers and foliate c-scrolls and openwork. Pebble embossed background. Relief detail in gold wash and background is stenciled in green on a gilt ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900
Inscriptions
No. 100 on appraisal (handwritten)
[Japanese characters] (embossed)
Material
embossed wall coverings
gilding
lacquer (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
C-scrolls
embossed wall coverings
floral patterns
fragments
gilding
lacquer (coating)
paper (fiber product)
scrolling foliage
Unidentified Paper
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
A.H. Davenport - Irving and Casson
Dimensions
44 1/2 x 37 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.166
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.
GUSN
49963

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