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2001.281.776.1-.2 (RS194672)

Description

Two pieces of reproduction wallpaper in the "Wareham Floral" pattern by Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. Wallpaper has a floral trail and stripe pattern with a vine with blooming flowers undulating across regularly placed stylized floral stripes. Roller-printed in greens, cream and pink on a light green ground. Pattern is a reproduction of an English block-printed paper dating from 1770-1780 which was found in the Captain John Kendrick House in Wareham, MA. \n

Details

Maker
Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1970-1980
Inscriptions
"Wareham Floral - He carried first U.S. flag around the world / from the John Hendrick House 1770 which carries the Georgian Tax Stamp." (Handwritten on back of 2001.281.776.1 by Dorothy Waterhouse.)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Associated Building
Associated With Captain John Kendrick House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Wareham (Plymouth County, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
30 x 20 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.776.1-.2
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
290113
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.518.1A-I Relationship Original paper.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
stripes
vines
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Wareham Floral
Pattern No.
WH176
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 1/2 (inches)

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