Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1933-1980

GUSN

GUSN-272181

Description

Two unused rolls of wallpaper. Pattern composed of grapes on vine with ribbons alternating with rose bush. Butterflies and bird fly among the foliage. Printed in three greens, blue, two pinks, orange, brown and mauve on light yellow ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"RC à Paris / Made in France"
(manufacturer's mark)
"N.N. #4 / #40" (handwritten)
"80.102.39" (F.I.T. Accession number)

Pattern

Rubans et Raisins

Pattern No.

131

Additional Identification Number

80.102.39

Maker

Mauny (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

25 9/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Accession Number

1999.191

Reference Notes

second edition

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.187

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Stenciled

Form

unused

Ground Color

Lt. Yellow

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Rose
Grape
Bird
Butterfly
Floral
Ribbon