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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.846 (RS196895)

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper in the "Chelsea Chintz" pattern designed by Binnie B. Wilson for the Waterhouse Collection manufactured by The Warner Company, Chicago. Wallpaper has repeating square-shaped motifs of stylized thistles, bleeding hearts and leaves. Roller-printed in two greens, red, blue and black on a beige ground. Pattern is based on a wallpaper found in Chelsea, MA.

Details

Maker
Warner Company (Manufacturer)
Wilson, Binnie B.
Date
1950-1960
Location of origin
Chicago , Illinois, United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Chelsea (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
21 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.846
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292917
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession number 2001.281.706

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
thistles
bleeding hearts
foliage
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Chelsea Chintz
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 6 1/4, repeat width 2 7/8, print width 20 1/2 (inches)

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