Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1933-1980

GUSN

GUSN-272344

Description

Two unused rolls of wallpaper. Pattern is comprised of tulips and butterflies. Printed in tourquoise, two blues, brown, tan, ochre, red, orange, and white on a yellow ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"RC a Paris / Made in France" (printed)
"1 1/2 Brunschwig et Fils / Wallcoverings Corp / Number 666 / Run 1 / Kindly examine paper before hanging, paper not returnable after cutting. Paper not returnable after 30 days." (stamped and handwritten)
"80.102.8E" (FIT Accession #)

Pattern

Les Tulipes

Pattern No.

190

Additional Identification Number

80.102.8E

Maker

Mauny (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

25 1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Accession Number

1999.188AB

Reference Notes

magazine?

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Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Yellow

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

tulip
butterflies
floral