Reproduction Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1923-1938

GUSN

GUSN-290460

Description

Unused sample of reproduction wallpaper in the "Chinoiserie" pattern (#1007 D) by F. Schumacher & Company. Wallpaper has an Asian-inspired floral trail pattern featuring delicate undulating vines with blooming flowers. Butterflies are interspersed throughout the pattern. Printed in metallic gold, browns, blues, yellows, and green on a cream ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
metallic pigment
Chinoiserie
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Join Trim Run 1 Top An Exclusive Schumacher Custom Print" and Join Trim "Chinoiserie" U.W.P.C. of N.A. / Union Made" (Printed on left and right selvedges, respectively)
"Schumacher's / Name of Pattern: Chinoiserie / Wallpaper Number: No. 1007D / Color: Off White / Width and Repeat: 20", 18 7/8" repeat / Price: $3.50 a single roll . F. Schumacher & Company, 60 West 40th Street, New York City, 18" (Printed on back. Price has been crossed out by hand.)

Pattern

Chinoiserie

Pattern No.

1007D

Maker

F. Schumacher & Company (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

22 3/4 x 21 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.811

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Cream

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Use

Chinoiserie

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flowers
vines
butterflies

Period/Style

Chinoiserie