Unused Wallpaper Sample

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1940-1950

GUSN

GUSN-103554

Description

Unused sample backed on a cardboard mat. Outline of a duck among a background of stylized grasses. Printed in two greens, tan and white on a dark brown ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Inscription

"SLATER MEMORIAL MUSEUM / NORWICH, CONN. / 270.18" (Stamp and written)

Pattern

Ducks and Grasses

Additional Identification Number

3282

Related Items

Title 200-.6.99 Accession Number 2008.6.1

Maker

Karasz, Ilonka (Designer)
Katzenbach and Warren (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

New York, NY; Norwich, CT

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

31 1/2 x 27 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Slater Memorial Museum

Accession Number

2008.6.76

Reference Notes

This pattern is illustrated in Katzenbach, Lois and William. "The Practical Book of American Wallpaper," p. 38.