Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1925-1970

GUSN

GUSN-179191

Description

Unused roll. Pattern composed of vignette of two birds (pheasants ?) sitting on nest of flowers, alternating with vignette of lilies and roses framed by garland of flowers. Prints in red, orange, white, blue, green, tan on a grey-green ground. "A" is end of roll.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern

Lys et Perdrix

Pattern No.

121

Additional Identification Number

3366

People and Organizations

Nancy McClelland

Maker

Mauny (Manufacturer)
Caillard, Robert

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

24 3/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Accession Number

1999.141

Reference Notes

Mauny catalog #121, Lys et Perdrix "Wallpaper for Historic Buildings," p. 58 McClelland, "Historic Wall-Papers," p. 138 (original design) McClelland, "Boiseries" catalog, p. 15 McClelland, Wall-Papers Old & New" catalog, p. 27

Places

France

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Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Green

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

birds
pheasants
lilies
roses
garland