Sidewall with printed frieze

J. Grantil Company1928–1929

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Swag of cornucopia of flowers and fruit hanging below a green and ochre striped border with a hanging fleur-de-lys motif. The background is a plaid-like motif in pink, orange, green, and brown.

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  • Title: Sidewall with printed frieze
  • Creator: J. Grantil Company
  • Date Created: 1928–1929
  • Provenance: Donor purchased the two Grantil sample books from a private collector in France ca. 2000. For the remaining non-Grantil pieces, the French, Belgian and English papers were acquired from various sources in Europe, while the American samples were acquired from private collections in the United States.
  • Dimensions: L x W: 75 x 47 cm (29 1/2 x 18 1/2 in.)
  • Type: Sidewall with printed frieze
  • Rights: Gift of Carolle Thibaut-Pomerantz
  • Medium: Machine-printed on paper