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1999.152A-C (RS204045)

Description

Three unused rolls. Two alternating floral vinettes framed by double white borders with a leaf medallion and small pinpoint geometric design backdrop. Printed in green, black, two pinks, and white on gray ground. Straight repeat. End of roll.

Details

Maker
Mauny (Manufacturer)
Date
1933-1980
Inscriptions
"RC a Paris / Made in France" (manufacturer mark)
"2052-2865" (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)
NANCY McCLELLAND, INC / 15 EAST 57th STREET / NEW YORK 22, N.Y."
"80.102.6C" (F.I.T. Accession number)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
24 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.152A-C
Credit Line
Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum
GUSN
272160
Reference Notes
second edition

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Medallion
floral
vignette
Form
unused
Pattern Name
Cenelle
Pattern No.
262
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 19, print width 19 (inches)

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