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2000.414 (RS208263)

Description

Partial roll of unused wallpaper. Diaper pattern formed by elongated lozenges with quatre-foils at the intersections and framing alternating flower heads and dotted Xs. Printed in pink, orange and black on cinnamon brown ground.

Details

Maker
Waterhouse Wallhangings (Manufacturer)
Date
1965-1975
Used in renovation of offices at Otis House circa 1974.
Inscriptions
"Gift of Waterhouse Wallhangings / Left over from papering 3rd floor middle room (with fanlight[?]) / in Otis House during Peter Cook renovation of office c 19? / room was Lynn Spencer's office at the time." (Provenance Note)
Associated Building
Used At Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
37 x 23 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.414
Credit Line
Gift of Waterhouse Wallhangings
GUSN
272412

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Diaper
Flower
Daisy
Quatrefoil
Form
unused
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 3 1/4, print width 23 7/8 (inches)

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