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2000.177A-C (RS204121)

Description

An unused roll and two samples of wallpaper. Pattern composed of cherub with garland alternating with large rose sprig. Garland stripe and dot background. Printed in green, pink, red, two grays and cream on blue-green ground. Straight repeat. Roll made of individual pasted sheets simulating handmade paper.

Details

Maker
Mauny (Manufacturer)
Roach & Craven, Inc. (Retailer)
Date
1933-1980
Inscriptions
"53 / $34.00 / Colonade 'Green' " (handwritten)
"53-2990" (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" (printed)
Location of origin
France
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
24.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.177A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Roach & Craven, Inc.
GUSN
272208

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
Cherub
Garland
Rose
Stripe
Dot
Design Technique
Stenciled
Paper Finish
Laid
Pattern Name
Colonnades
Pattern No.
114
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 21.375, print width 21 (inches)
Design Technique
Stenciled

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