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1999.180 (RS207301)

Description

Unused roll of wallpaper. The pattern is comprised of alternating vignettes of a man picking apples from a tree with a woman holding a basket and a scene of a house and dog. Printed in blue, orange and mauve on a beige ground. Straight repeat. Roll is made up of sheets of paper glued together to imitate early handmade wall-papers.

Details

Maker
Mauny (Manufacturer)
Date
1933-1980
Inscriptions
"RC a Paris / Made in France" (printed)
80.102..82D(a-d) ( FIT Accession #)
Location of origin
France
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
24 7/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.180
Credit Line
Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum
GUSN
272314
Reference Notes
"Ma Normandie"
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1999.170AB Relationship Same pattern, different colorway.
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1999.182

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
farm
apple orchard
dog
Design Technique
Stenciled
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Wove
Pattern Name
Ma Normandie
Pattern No.
206
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 42, print width 21.5 (inches)
Design Technique
Stenciled

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