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Wallpaper sample in Die Tapete

Die Tapete

Preserve for the Future - $525
A curvy stripe pattern adorns the cover and several tipped in black and white and color images are included in this concise, and informative history of wallpaper and its uses by German art historian Gustav E. Pazaurek, the title of which translates to "The Wallpaper: Contribution to Your History...Read More
Meissen-Glas. Katalog Nr. 60. hanging glass lampshades

Meissen-Glas. Katalog Nr. 60

Build the Collection - $725
The Cooper Hewitt Library recently acquired two catalogs of 1930 Meissner Glasraffinerie glass shades for electrical light fixtures. Meissen-Glas. Katalog Nr. 60 has 31 pages of illustrations, mostly in color. In addition to hanging lamps and wall sconces, this catalog features table lamps. They...Read More
Page from Meissen-Glas, Nachtrag-Katalog Nr. 65

Meissen-Glas. Nachtrag-Katalog Nr. 65

Build the Collection - $725
The Cooper Hewitt Library recently acquired two catalogs of 1930 Meissner Glasraffinerie glass shades for electrical light fixtures. Meissen-Glas. Nachtrag-Katalog Nr. 65 has 8 pages of illustrations, mostly in color. They advertise hanging light fixtures and wall sconces and came in a variety of...Read More
Tapestry design by Jean Lurcat in Cuttoli exhibition catalog

Modern French Tapestries

Preserve for the Future - $350
Marie Cuttoli (1879-1973) was a collector and patron of modern French art. Additionally, she was responsible for reviving the art of tapestry weaving and carpet making in the modern era and the practice of commissioning tapestries to reproduce paintings, as had been a custom during the...Read More
Cover of  "Victorian" wall-papers

The "Victorian" Wall-Papers

Build the Collection - $2,500
This 1887 trade catalog from the wallpaper firm of Jeffrey & Co. (1836-1930) represents the work of a company with a long and interesting history, exhibiting at the 1851 Crystal Palace Exhibition in London. They started printing William Morris wallpapers in 1862 and produced wallcoverings...Read More
Wallpapers by Edward Bawden printed at the Curwen Press.

Wallpapers by Edward Bawden Printed at the Curwen Press

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For a few years after 1926, the Curwen Press produced a series of wallpapers. They were designed principally by Edward Bawden, whose linocuts were transferred to lithographic plates for printing. Unlike most modern wallpapers, printed on long rolls of paper, these were printed in the traditional...Read More