Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1923-1935

GUSN

GUSN-179390

Description

One unused and one partial wallpaper roll. Small floral bouquets alternate with floral sprig set against a background of meandering branches. Prints in red, pink, two yellows, two greens, brown on beige ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Inscription

Run 3 / Join (down arrow Here / U.W.P.C. of N.A. (printed on left selvedge: "RUN 3/ JOIN [down arrow]HERE/ U.W.P.C. of N.A./ RUN 3" printed on right selvedge: "SUN-TESTED/ JOIN[up arrow]HERE/CONFORMS TO SPEC. NO. C516-29/ U.S. DEPT. OF COMMERCE")
Sun-Tested / Join (up arrow) Here / Conforms to Spec. no. C516-29 / U.S. Dept. of Commerce (printed)

Associated Building

Lyman Estate (Waltham, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1844

People and Organizations

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

19 7/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1978.216A-C

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Beige

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

bouquet
spray
branches