Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

GUSN

GUSN-302183

Description

Wallpaper roll. Hand-blocked pairs of birds with basket and enclosed bouquet, printed in brown, burnt umber, sienna, ochre, and off-white on green ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
wallpapers
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
Wallpaper

Inscription

R C a Paris / Made in France 121 (printed)
This collection of 20th century French hand-blocked wallpapers was the gift (probably in the 1970's) of Roach and Craven, a Boston decorating firm on Chesnut Street (handwritten)

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.194A-E

Maker

Mauny

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Components; Surface Elements

Credit Line

Gift of Roach & Craven, Inc.

Accession Number

2000.219

Date

(20th century)

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Ground Color

Green

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Decor Motif

bird
basket
bouquet