Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1933-1980

GUSN

GUSN-272160

Description

Three unused rolls. Two alternating floral vinettes framed by double white borders with a leaf medallion and small pinpoint geometric design backdrop. Printed in green, black, two pinks, and white on gray ground. Straight repeat. End of roll.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"RC a Paris / Made in France" (manufacturer mark)
"2052-2865" (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)
NANCY McCLELLAND, INC / 15 EAST 57th STREET / NEW YORK 22, N.Y."
"80.102.6C" (F.I.T. Accession number)

Pattern

Cenelle

Pattern No.

262

Additional Identification Number

80.102.6C

Maker

Mauny (Manufacturer)

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

24 1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Accession Number

1999.152A-C

Reference Notes

second edition

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Grey

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Medallion
floral
vignette