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1970.512 (RS85342)

Description

Aesthetic design with Anglo-Japanese birds, butterflies, and blackberry bushes, principle element is a square panel enclosing a bird on a nut tree branch with leaves and filberts and a sunset in the background. Geometric matrix enclosed in either end by narrow decoratively related borders. Colored in green tones, gilt.

Details

Maker
Groeber, Paul (Designer)
Frederick Beck & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1885-1890
Location of origin
NY, USA; Stamford, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
Lincrusta Walton
gilding
Object type
Building Component
Places
Connecticut (United States)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
Blackberry Bush
butterflies
Butterfly
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Gilded
gilding
Lincrusta
Lincrusta Walton
nut (plant material)
Orientalism
rising suns
Sunset
Tree
trees
Vine
vines
WALLPAPER
wallpapers
Dimensions
26 3/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.512
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64269
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