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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.819AB (RS195323)

Description

Two cut samples of reproduction wallpaper in the "John Wing Stripe" pattern designed by Binnie B. Wilson for the Waterhouse Collection produced by the Warner Company, Chicago. Floral stripe pattern with stripes of small vine with berries, stylized floral vines, and bamboo. Roller-printed in two reds, two greens, white and tan on light tan ground. Based on wallpaper found in a trunk in the John Wing House, Sandwich, Massachusetts. Fragment [A] is affixed to a piece cardboard and it's selvedges have been cut off.

Details

Maker
Warner Company (Manufacturer)
Wilson, Binnie B. (Designer)
Date
1950-1960
Inscriptions
"There is matching fabric for this wallpaper / From the Waterhouse Collection / "John Wing Stripe" / Recreated by Binnie B. Wilson for The Warner Co. / 21417 / Run 2" (printed)
Location of origin
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Associated Building
Associated With John Wing House (Sandwich, MA).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Sandwich (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
18 1/4 x 18 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.819AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291129
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession number 2001.281.706
Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.833

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
bamboo
stylized flowers
ivy
berries
stripes
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
John Wing Stripe
Pattern No.
21417
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 6 1/4, repeat width 8 7/8, print width 18 (inches)

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