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1999.138 (RS205368)

Description

Two unused rolls. (Second roll dimensions: 24 3/4 width; 21 3/8 printed width; 21 5/8 repeat height) Pattern composed of vignette of two parrots seated in lattice work fence near arbor; overlooking garden with balustrade; and over-scaled, long-stem rose rises ot the right. "C" is printed on white wove paper. Prints in two greens, beige, grey, red, pink, three browns, lavender on light blue ground. End of roll - Pin holes are visible.

Details

Maker
Mauny (Manufacturer)
Caillard, Robert
Date
1920-1970
Location of origin
France
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Nancy McClelland
Dimensions
25 3/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.138
Credit Line
Gift of Cooper-Hewitt Museum
GUSN
179192
Reference Notes
Mauny Catalog #228 "Reveillond" "Wallpapers for Historic Buildings" p. 60 "Interior Design," November 1959
Related Items
Accession number 1999.139 Relationship same pattern, different colorway
Accession number 1999.14 Relationship same pattern, different colorway

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
floral
urn
rose
arbor
balustrade
parrot
lattice work
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Reveillond
Pattern No.
228
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 21 3/4, print width 21 1/4 (inches)

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