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1999.156AB (RS204038)

Description

Two unused rolls of wallpaper. Pattern composed of roses intersected by meandering stylized leaves. Printed in two pinks, red, gray, three greens, and taupe on biege ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
Mauny (Manufacturer)
Date
1933-1980
Inscriptions
"13373" (retailer's stamps)
"THIS FRENCH HAND-BLOCKED WALLPAPER IS PRINTED / IN TEMPERA PAINT. BEFORE GLAZING THIS PAPER, IT IS / NECESSARY TO APPLY TWO COATS OF GLUE SIZE OR GELATIN"
(stamped)
"MADE IN FRANCE FOR / NANCY McCLELLAND INC."

"RC a Paris" (manufacturer's mark)
"80.102.94A(A-D) / A&B are same color, cut / sample" (F.I.T. accession number and note)
Location of origin
France
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
24 3/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.156AB
Credit Line
Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum
GUSN
272067
Reference Notes
1980s
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1999.157 Relationship Same pattern, different colorway.
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1999.158 Relationship same pattern, different colorway
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.202AB

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
rose
stylized leaf
Design Technique
Stenciled
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Laid
Pattern Name
Primeveres
Pattern No.
158
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 40, print width 21 1/2 (inches)
Design Technique
Stenciled

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