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Old Vauxhall, Harry Wearne, J.H. Thorp & Co., Inc., 230 Fourth Avenue, New York, New York

EP001.12.013.007.006 (RS240034)

Description

The original cartoon, from which the wallpaper was copied, is described in an essay with a key to the historic figures. Drawings and photographs show the original Vauxhall Gardens and the paved over site in 1923. A single photograph shows the printing process with statistics for the number of colors and wood blocks used.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1923
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1924-03-10
Physical Description
1 pamphlet : color and black-and-white ; 12 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches
Dimensions
12 1/4x 9 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Harry Wearne, March 10, 1924.
GUSN
268125
Reference Code
EP001.12.013.007.006

Record details

Originator
J.H. Thorp & Co., Inc. (Publisher)
Thomsen-Ellis Company (Printer)
Wearne, Harry (Author)
Descriptive Terms
Harry Wearne
J. H. Thorp & Co., Inc.
advertising
business (commercial function)
interior decoration
printed textile materials
wallpapers
Material Type
pamphlets
Subjects
Textile fabrics
Textile printing
Vauxhall Gardens (London, England)
Places
New York City (New York state)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Interior decoration and finishes: Wallpaper (2 of 2)

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