There are 2 other images of this object. This object has no known copyright, and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

Object Timeline

1972

  • We acquired this object.

2006

2015

2016

2020

  • You found it!

Ceiling Paper (USA), 1879–87

This is a Ceiling paper. It was distributed by American Wall Paper Manufacturers' Association. It is dated 1879–87 and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is machine-printed. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Samuel J. Holman.

Its dimensions are

46.5 x 49.5 cm (18 5/16 x 19 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Ceiling Paper (USA), 1879–87; Distributed by American Wall Paper Manufacturers' Association (United States); machine-printed; 46.5 x 49.5 cm (18 5/16 x 19 1/2 in.); Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Samuel J. Holman; 1972-38-16-a/c

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18476161/ |title=Ceiling Paper (USA), 1879–87 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=26 January 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>