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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.826 (RS195329)

Description

Fragment of reproduction wallpaper "Thayer Blossom" produced by Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. Small sprig pattern with palmette figures screen-printed in blue, black and white on yellow ground. The pattern is based on a late eighteenth-century wallpaper from the General Sylvanus Thayer birthplace, Braintree, Massachusetts.

Details

Maker
Waterhouse Wallhangings (Manufacturer)
Date
1985-1995
Associated Building
Associated With General Sylvanus Thayer Birthplace.
Material
paper (fiber product)
screen printing
Object type
Building Component
Places
Braintree (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
screen printing
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
24 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.826
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291197
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.334A-C Relationship Original eighteen century wallpaper from the General Sylvanus Thayer birthplace.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Screen Print
Decor Motif
Sprig
palmette
Period/Style
Sprig
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Thayer Blossom
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 3, repeat width 3, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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