Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1940-1950

GUSN

GUSN-177415

Description

Cut sample of landscape figure wallpaper. Ground is buff with diapered patterning and leaf patterned border. French-style scenes consist of young boy presenting flowers to an older woman and a tower by a stream. Printed in light pink, brown, greys, white.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Pattern

French Colonial

Pattern No.

2923

Associated Building

Hathaway-Cushing-Millay House Main House,

Additional Identification Number

3050

People and Organizations

United Wall Paper Crafters of North America (1923-1958)

Maker

Birge Co., Inc. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

35 1/8 x 22 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears

Accession Number

1987.119a

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Trunk Accession Number 2001.281.235.2
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.235.1

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Cream

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Period/Style

Landscape figure