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1999.139 (RS205360)

Description

Two unused rolls. Pattern composed of vignette of two parrots seated on lattice fence with arbor, overlooking garden scene with urn and balustrade; an over-scaled, long-stemmed rose rises on the right. Prints in two greens, two browns, dark grey, pink, red, lavender, off-white, grey, on olive ground.

Details

Maker
Mauny (Manufacturer)
Caillard, Robert
Date
1920-1960
Location of origin
France
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Nancy McClelland
Dimensions
24 7/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.139
Credit Line
Gift of Cooper-Hewitt Museum
GUSN
179198
Reference Notes
Mauny catalog, #228 "Reveillond" Wallpapers for Historic Buildings, pg. 60
Related Items
Accession number 1999.14 Relationship same pattern - different colorway
Accession number 1999.138 Relationship same pattern - different colorway

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
floral
rose
urn
balustrade
parrott
arbor
latticework
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 21 5/8, print width 21 5/16 (inches)

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