Wallpaper Sample Book

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1950-1960

GUSN

GUSN-288511

Description

Wallpaper trade catalog or sample book titled "Warner Presents Album of Favorites." Catalog is bound with heavy pasteboard covers printed in pink and green and has black fabric covering spine. Catalog contains samples of approximately 50 wallpaper patterns in multiple colorways. Pattern names not given in catalog.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sample books
wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
textile materials
Catalog, Trade

Inscription

"Warner / Presents / Album / of / Favorites" (Printed on front cover.)
"Warner Album of Favorites" (Printed in pink on spine.)
"Warner / Album of Favorites / Pattern No. AF-44143 Price Per Single Roll $2.70" (Printed on reverse of first sample. All samples bear a similar inscription.)

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Warner Company (Manufacturer)

Dimensions

20 1/4 x 10 1/4 x 1 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.711