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1999.184 (RS207309)

Description

Unused roll of wallpaper. Pattern is comprised of a vignette of two figures sitting under a bower with a winged figure on top surrounded by meandering vines and bouquets tied with bows. Printed in two greens, two blues, two pinks, white, and brown on a light green ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
Mauny (Manufacturer)
Date
1933-1980
Inscriptions
RC a Paris / Made in France (printed)
"80.102.28" (FIT Accession Number)
Location of origin
France
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
24.875 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.184
Credit Line
Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum
GUSN
272321
Reference Notes
"La Gloriette"
Related Items
Notes 2000.184 - Same paper in different colorway
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.184

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
floral
winged figure
ribbon
bower
bow
boquet
figure
Design Technique
Stenciled
Form
unused
Pattern Name
La Gloriette
Pattern No.
133
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 42.25, print width 21 (inches)
Design Technique
Stenciled

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