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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.770 (RS194665)

Description

Unused piece of reproduction wallpaper in the "Sweet Violets" pattern. Wallpaper has groups of violets and single flowers printed in a regular pattern against a background of stripes and interlacing lines. Printed in pinks, greens, beige and white on a yellow ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1950-1980
Inscriptions
"Trends of the Times Wallpapers / "Sweet Violets" / G Run 1 / 2412-1" (Printed on left selvedge.)
"D2412 1 / G1 / Made in U.S" (Stamped on back.)
"WP 1769 / Hexter / 3.15 Sweet Violets / Old Yellow / WP 1769 - 3.15 / [illegible]" (Handwritten on back)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
17 1/2 x 20 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.770
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
290062

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
stripes
flowers
violets
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Sweet Violets
State
Repro
Theme
floral
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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