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Medium:
Machine-printed paper
Dimensions:
H x W (cdd): 48 x 44 cm (18 7/8 x 17 5/16 in.)
Type:
Wallcoverings
Sidewall
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1880
Description:
Pattern repeated in off-set vertical columns; two motifs repeated vertically; one a large bunch of foliage with two ears of wheat and a large flower; one a small stylized motif; vertical band between each column consisting of a repeated arrow-like symmetrical motif composed of abstract elements, highly stylized leaves, and cobweb; this motif somewhat reminiscent of Dresser in its treatment of leaves; color scheme of gray with metallic gold highlighting on pale grey ground.
Credit Line:
Gift of Jones and Erwin, Inc.
Accession Number:
1970-26-4-ag
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Wallcoverings Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq441e795fa-8c51-4a74-bebe-92a70f09d17b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1970-26-4-ag