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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.719AB (RS194537)

Description

Unsed sample of reproduction wallpaper in the "Arnold Fenner House" pattern by Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. Two pieces (A) and (B). Wallpaper has narrow vertical stripes of abstract neoclassical-style patterns. Interspersed between stripes are highly stylized motifs with three large lobed leaves and fern-like foliage. Roller-printed in metallic gold on a light gray ground.

Details

Maker
Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1970-1990
Inscriptions
"Join Trim / Up" (Printed on left selvedge of 2001.281.719A)
"Join Trim / "Arnold Fenner House" / Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc." (Printed on right selvedge of 2001.281.719A.)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Associated Building
Associated With Arnold Fenner House.
Material
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
metallic pigment
Neoclassical
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
25 x 29 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.719AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289031
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.954AB

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
stripes
foliage
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Arnold Fenner House
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 8 7/8 (inches)

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