Textile Remnant "Strawberry Stripe"

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1933-1996

GUSN

GUSN-313602

Description

This overall piece with two attached colorways and three attached paper label, represents a stripe of big strawberries on their branch with leaves, bordered by a decorative motif of leaves and arabesques, in red on a mustard background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"STRAWBERRY STRIPE" REPRODUCED FROM A Dorothy S. Waterhouse DOCUMENT
(printed)
Colorway 1 back: 102462/ Olive/ Aqua/ 50 “ Vat/ “STRAWBERRY/ STRIPE'/ S.P. Document/ 100% Cotton/ Greeff/ 150 MIDLAND AVE. PORT CHESTER, N.Y.
Colorway 2 back: 102460/ Turquoise/ Sand/ 50” Vat/ “STRAWBERRY/ STRIPE”/ S.P. Document/ 100% Cotton/ Greeff/ 150 MIDLAND AVE. PORT CHESTER, N.Y.

"Greeff FABRICS, INC. /No. 102461 /Color Terra Cotta/ Width Yel. Cl. 50" Vat /Name "STRAWBERRY STRIPE" /Material S.P.Document/ 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.

“STRAWBERRY STRIPE”/ Series 102460 thru 102463/ This unusual design lined a thrunk, as was/ the custom in those days, which traveled/ from England to Bourne, Cape Cod. It is/ interesting to note that the wallpaper was/ banked with newspapers recording the ses-/ sions of Parliament, dated 1760.

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

Pattern

Strawberry Stripe

People and Organizations

Waterhouse Wallhangings
Greeff Fabrics, Inc.

Maker

Greeff Fabrics, Inc.

Dimensions

46.5 x 24.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1245

Date

1933-1996 (Greeff in Business)