See more objects with the color burlywood or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1925

  • Work on this object ended.

1979

  • We acquired this object.

1993

2015

2018

  • You found it!

Ceiling Paper (USA), 1875–1925

This is a Ceiling paper. It was manufactured by Carey Bros. W.P. Mfg. Co.. It is dated 1875–1925 and we acquired it in 1979. Its medium is machine-printed, mica, liquid. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Victorian Collectibles. It is credited Gift of Victorian Collectibles.

Its dimensions are

85 x 48 cm (33 7/16 x 18 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Ceiling Paper (USA), 1875–1925; Manufactured by Carey Bros. W.P. Mfg. Co. ; machine-printed, mica, liquid; 85 x 48 cm (33 7/16 x 18 7/8 in.); Gift of Victorian Collectibles; 1979-91-1300

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/18499535/ |title=Ceiling Paper (USA), 1875–1925 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=21 August 2018 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

If you would like to tell us more about an object or have found an error in an object record, please let us know!