Please don't steal our images, yeah?

What is this?

Embossed and printed wallpapers simulating the woven textiles of Dorothy Liebes. Twenty-five single sheets with note on the back of each giving the name of each design, the price and pattern number.

This is a sample book from United States. It is dated 1947 and we acquired it in 1947. Gift of United Wallpaper, Inc..

ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ This object is currently resting in our storage facility.

Its medium is

machine-printed and embossed on paper

Its dimensions are

H x W: 38 x 34.5 cm (14 15/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

This object was made by United Wallpaper, Inc. and designed by Dorothy Wright Liebes

This object was donated by United Wallpaper, Inc. and catalogued by Horace L. Hotchkiss, Jr.

A timeline of event horizons

This object has been included in the following exhibitions:

See more stuff from the Wallcoverings department.

Do you have your own photos of this object? Are they online somewhere, like Flickr or Instagram? Or have you created a 3D model of one of our objects in SketchUp or Thingiverse? If so then then tag them with ch:object=18607101 and we will connect ours to yours!

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/18607101/ |title=Sample Book, Weaves from Exclusive Hand-Loom Originals by Dorothy Liebes, 1947 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=3 July 2015 |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 fill out this form. Objects that are slated to be on display when the museum re-opens in 2014 are being given priority but all corrections are welcomed!