Frieze, "The Oritani", 1905–10 Machine-printed, distemper colors. Gift of Paul F. Franco. 1938-50-14-a,b.
What is this?
Repeating design of stream with canoes carrying Indians, some carrying rifles, some fishing. Trees form a band in the background. Top margin stamped: Antiseptic Pat'd 8-9-04, and Wm. Campbell-Wall-Paper-Co., with color register marks. Bottom margin stamped: The Oritani, Aegli Desgr, 5015. Printed in greens, red and browns, the trees in "a" largely green, and those in "b" in brown.
This object has been included in the following exhibitions:
- Frederic Church, Winslow Homer & Thomas Moran: Tourism and the American Landscape, May 19 - October 22, 2006
- Rooms with a View: Landscape & Wallpaper, April 24, 2001 - October 14, 2001