Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1930-1940

GUSN

GUSN-293294

Description

Partial roll of reproduction landscape figure wallpaper. Vignette of a man watering horses alternates with a vignette of a small flock of sheep. The landscape vignettes are divided by a rows of scrolls with centered floral swag. Columns of vignettes divided by scroll and strapwork stripe with sprays of leaves and flowers. Roller-printed in three grays and white on cream ground. Manufactured by Birge. Pattern number 2710.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
scenic wallpapers
stripes
Wallpaper

Inscription

"BIRGE - MADE IN U.S.A. 2710 / TRIM [ARROW] / 0-4" (printed)

Pattern No.

2710

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Birge (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Buffalo, New York, United States

Dimensions

22 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1163

Places

Buffalo (Erie county, New York state)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Cream

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Scrolls
Strapwork
Floral Sprays
Landscape Figures
Horses
sheep

Period/Style

Scenery Figure
Stripe