Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1920-1940

GUSN

GUSN-179384

Description

Seven unused rolls and samples. Diaper pattern inset with sprigs of flowers and berries. Prints in two reds, two greens, ochre, yellow on cream ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Inscription

U.W.P.C. of N.A. / Union-Made / 7090 / Westwood (printed on right selvedge: "U.W.P.C. of N.A./ UNION-MADE/ 7090/ WESTWOOD" printed on left selvedge: "STRAHAN - MADE IN U.S.A./ EXCEEDS GOV'T STANDARDS/ MATCH 1")
Strahan - Made in U.S.A. / Exceeds Gov't Standards Match 1 (printed)

Pattern

Westwood

Pattern No.

7090

Associated Building

Lyman Estate (Waltham, Mass.), 2nd Floor Room

Additional Identification Number

1836

People and Organizations

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

Maker

Thomas Strahan, Inc. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

19 7/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1978.206A-G

Reference Notes

Thomas Strahan Company catalog "Album of Colonial Reproductions," 1938 and 1948 - 'Westwood,' No. 7090.

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Cream

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

diaper
sprig
flower
berry