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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.767.1-..2 (RS194666)

Description

Two unused pieces of reproduction wallpaper in the "Rose and Ribbon" pattern by Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. Wallpaper has a floral stripe pattern with wider vertical stripes of stylized roses and foliage alternating with a narrower vertical stripes of intertwined ribbons and flowers. Two colorways are present: 2001.281.767.1 -- Greens, red, white and black on a yellow ground (#153193); and 2001.281.767.2 -- Greens, red and brown on a red ground (#153202).

Details

Maker
Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1970-1980
Inscriptions
"153193 / $6 / Rose & Ribbon" (Handwritten on back of 2001.281.767.1 by Dorothy Waterhouse.)
"Rose & Ribbon / 153202 /$6--" (Handwritten on back of 2001.281.767.2 by DOrothy Waterhouse.)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
24 3/4 x 13 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.767.1-..2
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
290031
Related Items
Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.882

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
roses
stripes
ribbons
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Rose and Ribbon
State
Repro
Theme
floral stripe
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 5 3/4, print width 21 3/4 (inches)

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