Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1933-1980

GUSN

GUSN-272067

Description

Two unused rolls of wallpaper. Pattern composed of roses intersected by meandering stylized leaves. Printed in two pinks, red, gray, three greens, and taupe on biege ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Inscription

"13373" (retailer's stamps)
"THIS FRENCH HAND-BLOCKED WALLPAPER IS PRINTED / IN TEMPERA PAINT. BEFORE GLAZING THIS PAPER, IT IS / NECESSARY TO APPLY TWO COATS OF GLUE SIZE OR GELATIN"
(stamped)
"MADE IN FRANCE FOR / NANCY McCLELLAND INC."

"RC a Paris" (manufacturer's mark)
"80.102.94A(A-D) / A&B are same color, cut / sample" (F.I.T. accession number and note)

Pattern

Primeveres

Pattern No.

158

Additional Identification Number

80.102.94A

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1999.157
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1999.158
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.202AB

Maker

Mauny (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

24 3/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Accession Number

1999.156AB

Reference Notes

1980s

Wallpaper Details

Design Technique

Stenciled

Form

unused

Ground Color

Beige

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

rose
stylized leaf