Wallpaper sample

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1922

GUSN

GUSN-243698

Description

Wallpaper sample, large white and pink flowers over arched trellis with pink, blue, and brown birds on gray ground. Twentieth-century block print.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Made in France RC a Paris" (printed)
"A Nancy McClelland/hand painted wallpaper/from France, 1922." (handwritten)

Additional Identification Number

106.13

Maker

Nancy McClelland, Inc. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

35 1/2 x 25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2010.91.10

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Hand Painted

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flowers
birds
trellis