30 1/16 x 19 5/8 in. (76.4 x 49.8 cm) (show scale)
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Unknown. Wallpaper, ca. 1890. Paper, 30 1/16 x 19 5/8 in. (76.4 x 49.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Robert Tuggle, 1991.36.2 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1991.36.2.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2014
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Wallpaper Sample. Pale green gold and dark red on dark green textured ground. Overall diamond pattern with 7 7/8" repeat. Each diamond surrounded by pale green garland outlined in dark red. Interior diamond with centered gold pinecone shaped containing pale green symmetrical floral motif outlined in dark red. Pine cone shape surrounded by border of dark green leaves and then gold wreath.
CONDITION - Very good; colors bright; lower right corner missing; edges with minor tears and minor losses.
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