Textile Remnant "Enoch Frye"

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1933-1996

GUSN

GUSN-313597

Description

This overall piece with three attached colorways, three attached paper labels and one fabric label, represents palmettes and volutes motifs, organized in stripes: a set of palmettes, flowers and volutes follows another, successively in round and in square. These sets stands out against the background. A continuous stripe of palms and volutes separate them.

Details

Descriptive Terms

samples
textiles
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
floral patterns
Sample, Material
Sample, Material

Inscription

FROM THE Greenbrook COLLECTION OF RELATED FABRICS & WALLPAPERS
(printed)
Colorway 1 back: 102440/ Gold Metallic/ Natural 50”/ “ENOCH FRYE”/ S.P. Document/ Sylmer Finish/ 100% Cotton/ Greeff/ 150 MIDLAND AVE. PORT CHESTER, N.Y.
Colorway 2: removed
Colorway 3back: 102443/ Blue/ 50”/ “LENOCH FRYE”/ S.P. Document/ Sylmer Finish/ 100% Cotton/ Greeff/ 150 MIDLAND AVE. PORT CHESTER, N.Y.

"Greeff FABRICS, INC. /No. 102442 /Color Natural/ Olive-/ Width Grey 50"/Name "ENOCH FRYE" /Material S.P.Document /Sylmer Finish /Fibre 100% Cotton /GREENBROOK / IV / COLLECTION.

PURCHASE SAMPLE / MEMBER OF fine fabric sources.


DESIGNS OF /YESTERYEAR... /SO RIGHT FOR TODAY /GREENBROOK IV /A captivating collection of related fabrics and wallpapers with designs from historic Early American houses /by Greeff.

“ENOCH FRYE”/ Series 102440 thru 102444/ Discovered beneath three layers of wall-/ paper, this stencil pattern was part of the/ first decorative scheme of the Enoch Frye/ house, built in 1780 in North Andover,/ Mass.
FOR THE NUMBERS OF /RELATED WALLPAPERS /PLEASE REFER TO OUR PRICE LIST. /Greeff FABRICS

FOR THE NUMBERS OF /RELATED WALLPAPERS /PLEASE REFER TO OUR PRICE LIST. /Greeff FABRICS
FINISHED WITH/ SYL-MER/ KEEPS FABRIC/ NEW LOOKING LONGER/ RESISTS SPOTS, STAINS,/ WEAR AND WRINKLING

Pattern

Enoch Frye

People and Organizations

Waterhouse Wallhangings
Greeff Fabrics, Inc.

Related Items

Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.861

Maker

Greeff Fabrics, Inc.

Dimensions

45 x 24.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1243

Date

1933-1996 (Greeff in Business)