Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1924-1945

GUSN

GUSN-175806

Description

Partial roll of floral wallpaper with allover design of yellow, blue and purple Commelina, or Day Flower, entwined with stems of grass printed in grey. Drop match.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Pattern No.

1826

Associated Building

Original To Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.), Bedroom

Additional Identification Number

1565

Maker

M.H. Birge & Sons (Manufacturer)
Burchfield, Charles Ephraim (American painter, draftsman, and illustrator, 1893-1967) (Designer)

Location of Origin

United States; Buffalo, New York, United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

19 5/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.2183

Date

1924-1945 (Date of design.)

Places

United States
Buffalo (Erie county, New York state)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flower
orchid
grass