Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1933-1980

GUSN

GUSN-272314

Description

Unused roll of wallpaper. The pattern is comprised of alternating vignettes of a man picking apples from a tree with a woman holding a basket and a scene of a house and dog. Printed in blue, orange and mauve on a beige ground. Straight repeat. Roll is made up of sheets of paper glued together to imitate early handmade wall-papers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Inscription

"RC a Paris / Made in France" (printed)
80.102..82D(a-d) ( FIT Accession #)

Pattern

Ma Normandie

Pattern No.

206

Additional Identification Number

80.102.82D(A-D)

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Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1999.170AB
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1999.182

Maker

Mauny (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

24 7/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Accession Number

1999.180

Reference Notes

"Ma Normandie"

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Stenciled

Form

unused

Ground Color

Beige

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

farm
apple orchard
dog