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Textile Remnant "Wheat Damask"

2001.281.1244 (RS235139)

Description

This overall piece with three attached colorways, one fabric label and one attached paper label, represents a bunch of golden ears of corn surrounded by imposing volutes made with stylized plants.\n

Details

Maker
Greeff Fabrics, Inc.
Date
1933-1996
Greeff in Business
Inscriptions
REPRODUCED FROM A Dorothy S. Waterhouse DOCUMENT WHEAT DAMASK
(printed)
Colorway 1: no label
Colorway 2 back: 102472/ Aqua/ 50” Vat/ “WHEAT DAMASK”/ S.P. Document/ Sylmer Finish/ 100% Cotton/ Greeff/ 150 MIDLAND AVE. PORT CHESTER, N.Y.
Colorway 3back: 102473/ RED/ 50” Vat/ “WHEAT DAMASK”/ S.P. Document/ Sylmer Finish/ 100% Cotton/ Greeff/ 150 MIDLAND AVE. PORT CHESTER, N.Y.

"Greeff FABRICS, INC. /No. 102471 /Color Old Gold/ Width 50" Vat /Name "WHEAT DAMASK" /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.

"WHEAT DAMASK"/ Series 102470 thru 102473/ A popular and typical stencil motif for/ wallpaper in the 18th century, this design/ was found in an old house in Dorchester,/ 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
50.75 x 24 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1244
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
313599
Related Items
Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.884

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Wheat Damask

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