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Drawings of Waterhouse Wallpaper, Inc. Logo

2001.281.976.1-.2 (RS195168)

Description

Two artist's hand-drawn designs of Waterhouse Wallpaper, Inc. logo on drawing or draft paper. 2001.281.976.1 has orange background rendered with colored pencil. A single Waterhouse Wallhangings' logo, which includes the company's acorn logo symbol, rendered in black pencil. Handwritten on the verso is "Norwell Stripe," the name of a reproduction wallpaper produced by Waterhouse. 2001.281.976.2 has a blue background rendered with colored pencil. The Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. logo, including acorn symbol, repeats across the background rendered in black pencil. One of the logos has been copied over in white paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1970-1980
Inscriptions
"Norwell Stripe" (handwritten)
Location of origin
Massachusetts, United States
Material
colored pencils
drawing paper
Object type
Advertising Medium
Places
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
colored pencils
Drawing
drawing (image-making)
drawing paper
logos
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
16 3/4 x 13 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.976.1-.2
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291082
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