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1999.111 (RS208190)

Description

Unused roll. Pattern composed of vignette of two birds or pheasants sitting on a nest of flowers, alternating with vignette of lilies and roses framed by garland of flowers. Prints in red, pink, blue, tan, brown, beige, green and gray on brown ground. Straight repeat. Pin holes visible.

Details

Maker
Mauny (Manufacturer)
Date
1933-1980
Inscriptions
"RC a Paris / Made in France / 121" (Manufacturer's mark. RC refers to Robert Caillard.)
"80.102.18A" (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 3/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.111
Credit Line
Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum
GUSN
272073
Reference Notes
original design
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1999.118 Relationship same pattern, different colorway
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1999.141 Relationship same pattern, different colorway
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.190
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.194A-E

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Bird
Pheasant
Roses
Garland
lilies
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Laid
Pattern Name
Lys et Perdrix
Pattern No.
121
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 44, print width 21 1/2 (inches)

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