Wallpaper Sample Book

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1925

GUSN

GUSN-272697

Description

Wallpaper sample book, titled "Exclusive Wall Papers / 1925 / I. Lappin Wall Paper Co / Boston, Mass. / Book 4." Book is bound with heavy brown and beige pebbled paper with a dark brown spine and edging. Book cover has an image of a gambrel roofed house. Book has a dark brown cord strung through a hole at the center left edge. Book contains forty-five sidewall and ceiling paper samples including varnished examples. Thirty-six coordinating border papers are also included. Imported lithographed friezes are illustrated on four pages and include seventeen scenic papers and nine coordinating borders.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
sample books
paper (fiber product)
cord (fiber product)
scenic wallpapers
ceiling papers
Sample, Sales
Book, Sample
Book, Sample

Inscription

"Exclusive Wall Papers / 1925 / I. Lappin Wall Paper Co. / Boston Mass. / Book 4" (Printed on front cover.)

Maker

I. Lappin Co.

Object Type

Merchandising T&E

Dimensions

11 x 9 1/4 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Accession Number

1979.3