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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.786 (RS194677)

Description

Unused sample of reproduction wallpaper in the "Houndstooth" pattern (#159463) by Waterhouse Wallhangings. Paper has an all-over small houndstooth geometrc pattern. Roller-pinted on textured paper in brown on a beige ground.

Details

Maker
Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc.
Date
1970-1980
Inscriptions
"Wallcoverings / Manufactured For / Waterhouse Wallhangings Inc. / 38 Wareham Street / Boston, Mass. 02118 / Contents / 71.75 Square Feet / 20 1/2 ons. x 14 yds." (Stamped on back.)
"159-463 / [illegible] Made in U.S.A." (Stamped on back)
"159463 / $5.70" (Handwritten on back.)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Material
embossed wall coverings
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
embossed wall coverings
houndstooth
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
20 3/8 x 13 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.786
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
290359

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
houndstooth
Period/Style
Geometric
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Houndstooth
Pattern No.
159463
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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