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Textile Remnant "Enoch Frye"

2001.281.1243 (RS235138)

Description

This overall piece with three attached colorways, three attached paper labels and one fabric label, represents palmettes and volutes motifs, organized in stripes: a set of palmettes, flowers and volutes follows another, successively in round and in square. These sets stands out against the background. A continuous stripe of palms and volutes separate them.

Details

Maker
Greeff Fabrics, Inc.
Date
1933-1996
Greeff in Business
Inscriptions
FROM THE Greenbrook COLLECTION OF RELATED FABRICS & WALLPAPERS
(printed)
Colorway 1 back: 102440/ Gold Metallic/ Natural 50”/ “ENOCH FRYE”/ S.P. Document/ Sylmer Finish/ 100% Cotton/ Greeff/ 150 MIDLAND AVE. PORT CHESTER, N.Y.
Colorway 2: removed
Colorway 3back: 102443/ Blue/ 50”/ “LENOCH FRYE”/ S.P. Document/ Sylmer Finish/ 100% Cotton/ Greeff/ 150 MIDLAND AVE. PORT CHESTER, N.Y.

"Greeff FABRICS, INC. /No. 102442 /Color Natural/ Olive-/ Width Grey 50"/Name "ENOCH FRYE" /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.

“ENOCH FRYE”/ Series 102440 thru 102444/ Discovered beneath three layers of wall-/ paper, this stencil pattern was part of the/ first decorative scheme of the Enoch Frye/ house, built in 1780 in North Andover,/ Mass.
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 24.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1243
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
313597
Related Items
Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.861

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Enoch Frye

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