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Encore Selection

Encore Selection
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Designer
Vera Neumann, 1910–1993
Manufacturer
F. Schumacher & Co., New York, New York, USA, founded 1889
Designer
Bent Karlby, Danish, 1912 - 1998
Date
1950–51
Type
albums (bound) & books
Wallcoverings
Object Name
Sample book
Type
Sample book
Medium
Screen-printed paper
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William Miller
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Accession Number
1980-71-1-1/116
Description
Design titles include Visiting Soldiers, Bird Toile, Queensborough, ashlar block, Happy Leaves, Paris Soir, Honey Bee, Fantasy, Bookshelves, Old Stone House Document, Prarie Flowers, Summer Sun, Gramercy, Classic Urn, Balmoral, Harlequin, Salem Star, Paris Scenes, Mayfair, Early Spring, Marseilles, American Beauty, Fleurette, Charleston Flora, Thimbleberry Bouquet, Bennington, Snowballs, Trees, Ming Moderne, Garden Wall, Grass and Butterflies, Versailles, Cocktail Guide. Each design is shown in multiple colorways.
Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Wallcoverings Department
made in
New York, New York, USA
Usage
Not determined