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Textile Remnant "Parker Hill"

2001.281.1235 (RS235132)

Description

This overall piece with three attached colorways and three attached paper labels, represents an elegant bunch of different kinds of flowers, repeated on the surface, on a light green background. The flowers are red, yellow and white, while their branches are dark green. Horizontally, between two bunches is a small bland of leaves.\n

Details

Maker
Greeff Fabrics, Inc.
Date
1933-1996
Greeff in Business
Inscriptions
"PARKER HILL" REPRODUCED FROM A Dorothy S. W[...]
(printed)
[...]brook COLLECTION OF RELATED FABRICS & WALLPAPERS
(printed)
Colorway 1 back: 106550/ Yellow/ Beige/ 36" Vat/ "PARKER HILL"/ S.P. Document/ Sylmer Finish/ 100% Cotton/ Greeff/ 150 MIDLAND AVE. PORT CHESTER, N.Y.
Colorway 2 back: 106551/ Periwinkle/ Aqua/ 36" Vat/ "PARKER HILL"/ S.P. Document/ Sylmer Finish/ 100% Cotton/ Greeff/ 150 MIDLAND AVE. PORT CHESTER, N.Y.
Colorway 3: Label removed

"Greeff FABRICS, INC. /No. 106552 /Color Terra Cotta/ Width Sage 36” Vat /Name "PARKER HILL" /Material S.P.Document /Sylmer Finish /Fibre 100% Cotton /GREENBROOK / IV / COLLECTION.
PURCHASE SAMPLE / MEMBER OF fine fabric sources.
DESIGNS OF /YESTERYEAR... /SO RIGHT FOR TODAY /GREENBROOK IV /A captivating collection of related fabrics and wallpapers with designs from historic Early American houses /by Greeff.
"PARKER HILL"/ Series 106550 thru 106553/ A floral pattern found in the house of/ James Parker, Shirley, Mass., built by him/ in 1832, so history relates, to advance the/ social position of his unmarried daughter.
FOR THE NUMBERS OF /RELATED WALLPAPERS /PLEASE REFER TO OUR PRICE LIST. /Greeff FABRICS

FOR THE NUMBERS OF /RELATED WALLPAPERS /PLEASE REFER TO OUR PRICE LIST. /Greeff FABRICS
FINISHED WITH/ SYL-MER/ KEEPS FABRIC/ NEW LOOKING LONGER/ RESISTS SPOTS, STAINS/ WEAR AND WRINKLING
Material
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
floral patterns
printing (process)
Sample, Material
samples
textiles
People and organizations
Greeff Fabrics, Inc.
Waterhouse Wallhangings
Dimensions
45 x 36.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1235
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
313584
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Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.870

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Parker Hill

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