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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.720.1-.6 (RS194533)

Description

Unused samples of reproduction wallpaper in the "Beau Brummel Stripe" pattern by Waterhouse Wallhangings. Wallpaper has 3/8" wide vertical stripes which repeat in two colors. Roller-printed. Six samples are present, each in a different colorway: .1 -- Gold on beige ground. No. 116449; .2 -- Gold on green ground. No. 116486; .3 -- Dark blue on blue ground. No. 116437; .4 -- White on pink ground. No. 116541; .5 -- White on gold ground. No. 116488; and .6 -- Glossy brown on brown ground. No. 116644

Details

Maker
Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1970-1990
Inscriptions
"Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. / Boston, Massachusetts / "Beau Brummel Stripe" / Typical of the simple designs used for lining chests and / trunks of the period. / No. 116XXX / $4.50 per single roll / 20" Wide Pre-trimmed / A single roll is 7 yards long. Packed in double rolls." (Printed on the back of each sample. "XXX denotes unique number for each colorway. Price on 2001.281.720.6 is $5.40.)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
18 3/4 x 12 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.720.1-.6
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289043

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
stripes
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Beau Brummel Stripe
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 3/8 (inches)

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