Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1933-1980

GUSN

GUSN-272325

Description

Three unused rolls of wallpaper. Pattern is comprised of tulips and butterflies. Printed in three greens, maroon, rust, teal, pink, and tan on a brown ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"RC a Paris/ Made in France" (printed)
2304-2393 / This French hand-blocked wallpaper is printed in tempura paint. Before glazing this paper it is necessary to apply two coats of glue, size, or gelatin. / Nancy McClelland, Inc. 15 East 57th Street, New York, NY." (stamped)
"80.102.81" (FIT Accession #)

Pattern

Les Tulipes

Pattern No.

190

Additional Identification Number

80.102.81J

Maker

Mauny (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

24.625 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Accession Number

1999.185A-C

Reference Notes

Magazine

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Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Brown

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

tulip
butterflies
Floral