Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1945-1950

GUSN

GUSN-179333

Description

Unused sample. Scenery figure paper. Four alternating vignettes: two consist of morning glories with butterflies; the third with French shepherdess sitting with sheep; the fourth is of shepherd playing a horn sitting with sheep. Prints in three greens, two pinks, blue, tan, brown on cream ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Pattern

Brittany

Pattern No.

6945

Additional Identification Number

3008

People and Organizations

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

Maker

Thomas Strahan, Inc. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

24 1/8 x 22 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of W. Newton Nelson

Accession Number

1985.865

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

butterfly
morning glory
shepherd
sheep
shepherdess
columns

Period/Style

Scenery figure