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2000.1438 (RS195914)

Description

Unused sample. Large-scale motifs of grape leaves, grapes, tendrils and palm fronds. Prints in three greys, ochre on white ground.

Details

Maker
M.H. Birge & Sons (Manufacturer)
Date
1930-1940
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
31 5/8 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1438
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178008
Reference Notes
A Textbook of Authentic Design in Colonial Wallpaper, MH Birge & Sons Co.
Related Items
Accession number 2000.1437 Relationship same pattern, different colorway

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
grapeleaf
tendrils
grape
date palm
palm fronds
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Old Century
Pattern No.
1572
State
Original
Theme
tropical
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 5/8 (inches)

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