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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.811 (RS195317)

Description

Unused sample of reproduction wallpaper in the "Chinoiserie" pattern (#1007 D) by F. Schumacher & Company. Wallpaper has an Asian-inspired floral trail pattern featuring delicate undulating vines with blooming flowers. Butterflies are interspersed throughout the pattern. Printed in metallic gold, browns, blues, yellows, and green on a cream ground.

Details

Maker
F. Schumacher & Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1923-1938
Inscriptions
"Join Trim Run 1 Top An Exclusive Schumacher Custom Print" and Join Trim "Chinoiserie" U.W.P.C. of N.A. / Union Made" (Printed on left and right selvedges, respectively)
"Schumacher's / Name of Pattern: Chinoiserie / Wallpaper Number: No. 1007D / Color: Off White / Width and Repeat: 20", 18 7/8" repeat / Price: $3.50 a single roll . F. Schumacher & Company, 60 West 40th Street, New York City, 18" (Printed on back. Price has been crossed out by hand.)
Location of origin
United States
Material
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
22 3/4 x 21 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.811
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
290460

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
flowers
vines
butterflies
Period/Style
Chinoiserie
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Chinoiserie
Pattern No.
1007D
State
Repro
Theme
Chinoiserie
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 7/8, print width 20 (inches)

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