Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1933-1980

GUSN

GUSN-272072

Description

Three unused rolls of wallpaper. Pattern of meandering rose branches with large blooms and buds. Printed in two reds, pink, white, two greens, and brown on a light blue background. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"2277-2377" (Retailer's stamp)
"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/ Made in France" (Manufacturer's mark)
"80.102.24A" (F.I.T. Accession number)

Pattern

Branche d'Eglantier

Pattern No.

296

Additional Identification Number

80.102.24A

Maker

Mauny (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

24 1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Accession Number

1999.160A-C

Reference Notes

1980s

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1999.159A-C

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Lt. Blue

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

rose
branch
meandering
floral