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1999.192 (RS204925)

Description

Unused roll of wallpaper. Pattern composed of vignette of putti sitting atop a column or monument base. Next to the putti grows a peony the size of a tree in comparison to the putti. The putti vignette alternates with a trophy vignette. The two vignettes are linked by trailing ribbon and small flowers. The pattern is printed in two pinks, blue, brown and beige on light blue-green ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
Mauny (Manufacturer)
Date
1933-1980
Inscriptions
"Made in France" (Manufacturer's mark)
"80.102.97(A-B)" (F.I.T. Accession number)
"NN4" (countermarked)
Location of origin
France
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
24 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.192
Credit Line
Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum
GUSN
272182
Reference Notes
second edition
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.182

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Putti
Cherub
Peonie
Trophy
Ribbon
Meandering
Floral
Trail
Design Technique
Stenciled
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Laid
Pattern Name
Le Marmouser
Pattern No.
209
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 19, print width 22 (inches)
Design Technique
Stenciled

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