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2001.281.842 (RS196892)

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper in the "Brocade" pattern (#23043) designed by Binnie B. Wilson for the Waterhouse Collection manufactured by The Warner Company, Chicago. Wallpaper has a large-scale pattern imitating a floral brocade textile. Background is densely covered with small dots and v-shaped motifs. Roller-printed in dark gray and white on a taupe ground. Pattern is based on a wallpaper found in an old home on Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

Details

Maker
Warner Company (Manufacturer)
Wilson, Binnie B. (Designer)
Date
1950-1960
Location of origin
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Cape Cod (Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [peninsula]
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
20 7/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.842
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292910
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession number 2001.281.710
Title Textile Remnant "Brocade" Accession number 2001.281.1218.1-.3

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
brocade
Period/Style
Textile
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Brocade
Pattern No.
23043
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 19, repeat width 20 7/8, print width 20 7/8 (inches)

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