Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

Mid-twentieth century

GUSN

GUSN-272422

Description

Partial roll of unused wallpaper. Drapery and Bamboo pattern consisting of vertical bamboo stalk sprouting flowers and leaves flanked by swags of fabric gathered with cording. Printed in maroon, black, cream and beige on pink ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Nancy McClelland / Drapery and Bamboo - Hitchborn House" (printed)
"Top / A213 / 12.00 ~" (retailer's notes)
"Nancy McClelland Inc. / 15 EAST 57th STREET / NEW YORK 22, N.Y." (stamped)
"Pre-1960s Reproduction / to be accessioned" (accession note)

Pattern

Drapery and Bamboo

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1967.184
Title Wallpaper Fragment Accession Number 1967.210
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1967.168
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1966.462B

Maker

McClelland, Nancy (Manufacturer)

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

30 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2000.416

Date

Mid-twentieth century (handwritten note on verso states "Pre-1960s Reproduction")

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Screen Print

Form

unused

Ground Color

Pink

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Bamboo
Drapery