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Wallpaper Tracing

2001.281.974A-C (RS195293)

Description

Three fragments of a tracing made by Dorothy Waterhouse of the parlor wallpaper, John Quincy Adams House, Adams National Historical Park, Quincy, Massachusetts. Large-scale floral pattern. Tracing made with yellow and blue colored pencils on tracing paper.

Details

Maker
Waterhouse, Dorothy S. (Maker)
Date
1967
Per date on photographs. See object file.
Inscriptions
"My tracing of John Quincy Adams w. p." (handwritten)
Location of origin
Quincy, Massachusetts, United States
Associated Building
Associated With John Quincy Adams Birthplace (Adams National Historical Park, Quincy, MA).
Material
colored pencils
tracing paper
Places
Quincy (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
colored pencils
tracing paper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Accession Number
2001.281.974A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291070

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