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1999.159A-C (RS204039)

Description

Three unused rolls of wallpaper. Pattern of meandering rose branches with large blooms and buds. Printed in three greens, two reds, pink, lavender, white, tan, and brown on a brown ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
Mauny (Manufacturer)
Date
1933-1980
Inscriptions
"2278-2476" (retailer's stamp)
"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 / Made in France" (manufacturer's mark)
"80.102.24" (F.I.T. ACCESSION NUMBER)
Location of origin
France
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
24 5/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.159A-C
Credit Line
Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum
GUSN
272070
Reference Notes
1980s
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1999.160A-C Relationship Same pattern, different colorway.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
rose
branch
Meandering
Floral
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Laid
Pattern Name
Branche d'Eglantier
Pattern No.
296
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 21.25, print width 21.5 (inches)

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