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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.822 (RS195325)

Description

Cut sample of the reproduction wallpaper "New Hampshire Stencil" affixed to paperboard. Pattern designed by Binnie B. Wilson for the Waterhouse Collection produced by the Warner Company, Chicago. Pattern consists of wide stripe of stylized flowers on dense leafy branches and narrow stripes of overlapping organic figures. Roller-printed in brown and two greens on light cream ground. Original wallpaper found in a house in Brewster, Massachusetts.

Details

Maker
Warner Company (Manufacturer)
Wilson, Binnie B. (Designer)
Date
1950-1960
Inscriptions
"There is matching fabric for this wallpaper / From the Waterhouse Collection / "New Hampshire Stencil" / Recreated by Binnie B. Wilson for The Warner Co. / 21406" (Text cut from selvedge and pasted to verso of paperboard.)
Location of origin
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Brewster (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 3/4 x 18 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.822
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291158
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession number 2001.281.706

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
stripes
stylized flowers
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
New Hampshire Stencil
Pattern No.
21406
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 6 1/4, repeat width 9, print width 18 (inches)

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