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2001.281.836 (RS196905)

Description

Partial roll of the reproduction wallpaper "New Hampshire Stencil" (#21406) designed by Binnie B. Wilson for the Waterhouse Collection produced by The Warner Company, Chicago. Pattern consists of wide stripes 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 a matching fabric for this wallpaper / From the Waterhouse Collection" (Printed on left selvedge.)
"" New Hampshire Stencil" / Recreated by Binnie B Wilson for The Warner Co. / Made in U.S.A." (Pritned on right selvedge.)
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
21 13/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.836
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292897
Related Items
Title Textile Remnant "New Hampshire Stencil" Accession number 2001.281.1222

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
stripes
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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