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2001.281.849 (RS196913)

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper in the "Grape Ivy" pattern (#23031) designed by Binnie B. Wilson for the Waterhouse Collection manufactured by The Warner Company, Chicago. Wallpaper has ajn all-over dennse pattern of trailing vines of grape leaves. Roller-printed in two greens, two pinks and white on a taupe ground. Pattern is based on a drapery fabric used by the descendants of Roger Williams in 1843 in their Rhode Island house. A companion paper was also designed by Binnie B. Wilson (see 2001.281.850).

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
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
foliation (pattern)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
20 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.849
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292922
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession number 2001.281.710
Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.850

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
grape leaves
Period/Style
Foliate
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Grape Ivy
Pattern No.
23031
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 4, repeat width 5 1/8, print width 20 1/2 (inches)

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