Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1935-1950

GUSN

GUSN-179330

Description

Unused sample. Large-scale, classically-inspired pattern. Repeating pendant comprised of arabesques, bellflowers, garland and doves is set within diapered cable. Prints in cream, metallic gold on beige ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern

The Groton

Pattern No.

6395

Additional Identification Number

3009

People and Organizations

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

Maker

Thomas Strahan, Inc. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

25 x 20 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of W. Newton Nelson

Accession Number

1985.866

Reference Notes

Thomas Strahan Album of Colonial Reproductions 1938 and 1948

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Beige

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

arabesque
bellflower
garland
birds
cable
diaper