Wallpaper Sample Book

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1960-1970

GUSN

GUSN-288493

Description

Trade catalog or sample book titled "Plain Ground and Silk Wallpapers" by Katzenbach and Warren. Catalog is a small fandeck with dark green cardboard covers and is secured by a single metal brad. Catalog contains 7 samples of textured silk wallpaper (pattern # 685 XG) and 43 samples of plain ground wallpaper (pattern # 30 PG) in different colorways.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sample books
wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
metal
Catalog, Trade

Inscription

"Office Use / Only" (Handwritten on cover.)
Plain Ground and Silk / Wallpapers / Katzenbach and Warren" (Printed on front and back covers.)
"Plain ground and silk wallpapers. All of the papers in this boolet are stock items, ..." (Printed on first page of book. Paragraph provides general description of papers.)
"Blue Shade White Silk / 685 XG 507 / $4.50 per roll" (Printed on reverse of first sample. Each sample bears a similar inscription.)

Maker

Katzenbach and Warren (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, United States

Object Type

Advertising Medium

Dimensions

4 x 5 5/8 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.701

Places

United States