By Janet Dodrill
Schmitz-Horning Company was included in an article on scenic wallpapers in established old house restoration magazine, Old House Journal magazine, May 2018 issue.
The tasteful article, by Brian E. Coleman, displays a variety of high end wall coverings including hand painted paper.
Schmitz-Horning’s San-kro-mura™ line is mentioned, which stood for sanitary or washable, color, chromolithograph mural. Images of the Villa Medici wallpaper pattern and 1917 catalog page for The Lombardy appear.
The Schmitz-Horning Company patented the printed frieze for walls in 1906 (https://patents.google.com/patent/US830931).
Old House Journal magazine
Old House Journal, Scenic Wallpapers, May 2018
Printed Frieze for Walls
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