Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1935-1955

GUSN

GUSN-293387

Description

Partial roll of Imperial Washable Wallpaper with floral stripe pattern. Light brown stripes with white rose sprigs and bouquets, edged with trefoil and dot figures alternate with cream stripes. Roller-printed in white, cream, gray and olive on light brown ground. The paper is embossed with horizontal ribbed texture.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
embossed wall coverings
floral patterns
stripes
Wallpaper

Inscription

"IMPERIAL Washable WALLPAPER R[circled] / JOIN TOP [with arrows] / U.S. PATENT NO. 195027e / RUN 3" (printed)
"JOIN TOP [with arrows] / MADE IN U.S.A. AND COLOR LOCKED GUARANTEED / 9361 / RUN 1 / U.W.P. OF N.A. UNION MADE [LOGO]" (printed)

Pattern No.

9361

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Imperial Wall Paper Company (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Glens Falls, New York, United States

Dimensions

19 1/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1181

Places

Glens Falls (Warren county, New York state)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Brown

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Stripes
Roses
Sprigs
Bouquets
Trefoil
Dots

Period/Style

Floral Stripe