Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1933-1980

GUSN

GUSN-272327

Description

Two unused rolls of wallpaper. Pattern is comprised of tulips and butterflies. Printed in yellow, blue, two greens, white, and taupe on a brown ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"RC a Paris / Made in France" (printed)
"2285-2648 / This French hand-blocked wallpaper is printed in tempura paint. Before glazing it is necessary to apply two coats of glue, size, or gelatin. / Nancy McClelland, Inc. 15 East 57th Street, New York, NY." (stamped)
"80.102.8F-G " (FIT Accession #)

Pattern

Les Tulipes

Pattern No.

190

Additional Identification Number

80.102.8F-G

Maker

Mauny (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

24 5/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Accession Number

1999.186AB

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