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1999.166AB (RS208160)

Description

Two unused rolls of wallpaper. The pattern is composed of vignettes of three putti hunting ducks with bows and arrows alternating with vignettes of hunting dogs chasing ducks from ground cover. Printed in two pinks, brown, and white on a light blue ground. Straight repeat.\n

Details

Maker
Mauny (Manufacturer)
Date
1933-1980
Inscriptions
"RC a Paris / Made in France" (manufacturer's mark)
"686-2650" (retailer's stamp?)
"80.102.105E(G?)" (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
1999.166AB
Credit Line
Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum
GUSN
272081
Reference Notes
second edition
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1999.165A-C Relationship Same pattern, different colorway.
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.165 Relationship Same pattern, different colorway.
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.201AB

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
putti
duck
hunting
dog
bow and arrow
vignette
animal
cherub
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Laid
Pattern Name
Chasse Au Canard
Pattern No.
187
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 21.825, print width 21.25 (inches)

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