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Reprodcution Wallpaper

2001.281.817 (RS195310)

Description

Unused sample of reproduction wallpaper in the "Chantilly Rose" pattern by Thomas Strahan Co. Wallpaper has large-scale pattern of roses with full blooms, buds, and trailing foliage. Possibly block-printed. Grays, greens, pinks and cream on a light gray ground.

Details

Maker
Thomas Strahan Company (Manufacturer)
E.J. Hickey & Co. (Dealer)
Date
1950-1980
Inscriptions
"Page 127 / 4-8530 L / Chantilly Rose / by / Thomas Strahan Co. / By Invitation Member / Warrant of Quality" (Printed on back.)
"3.35" (Price per roll handwritten on back.)
"E. J. Hickey & Co. / Wallpapers / Est. 1871 / 420 Boylston St. Boston" (Stamped on back.)
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Possibly block printing (relief printing process)
scrolling foliage
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 3/4 x 16 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.817
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291086

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
roses
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Chantilly Rose
Pattern No.
4-8530L
State
Repro
Theme
floral
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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