Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1933-1980

GUSN

GUSN-272199

Description

Unused roll of wallpaper. Pattern composed of figurative vignette of a male and a female child with dog alternating with basket of flowers primarily in red-brown and orange. Diaper pattern background and vertical stripe in a loral leaf motif in mauve. Printed on pink ground. Straight repeat. Pin holes visible.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"RC a Paris / Made in France" (manufacturer's mark)
"80.102.107B(AB)" (F.I.T. accession number)

Pattern

Empire Personnage

Additional Identification Number

80.102.107B(AB)

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.200

Maker

Mauny (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

24 2/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Accession Number

1999.202

Reference Notes

"Empire Personnage"

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Pink

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

figures
children
dog
basket
flowers
diaper
Loral Leaf