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1999.182 (RS207299)

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 orange, blue, and brown on a pink ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
Mauny (Manufacturer)
Date
1933-1980
Inscriptions
"RC a Paris / Made in France" (printed)
"#877" (possibly retailer's stamp)
"80.102.82A" (FIT Accession #)
Location of origin
France
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
24.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.182
Credit Line
Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum
GUSN
272317
Reference Notes
"Ma Normandie"
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1999.180 Relationship Same pattern, different colorway.
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1999.170AB Relationship Same pattern, different colorway.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
apple
farm
dog
figure
basket
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 19.25 (inches)
Design Technique
Stenciled

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