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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.851 (RS196896)

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper in the "Mary Wade" pattern (#23064) designed by Binnie B. Wilson for the Waterhouse Collection manufactured by The Warner Company, Chicago. Wallpaper is printed with a geometric tile pattern featuring a stylized floral and foliate medallion in a sixteen-sided tile. The tiles are divided by lozenge figures with sprig figures. The paper is roller-printed in two blues and peach on a cream ground. Pattern is based on a roller-printed wallpaper dating from 1870-1880 found in a closet in the Mary Wade House in Ipswich, MA.

Details

Maker
Warner Company (Manufacturer)
Wilson, Binnie B. (Designer)
Date
1950-1960
Location of origin
Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
Associated Building
Associated With Wade House (Ipswich, MA).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Ipswich (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Wade, Mary
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
20 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.851
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292927
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Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession number 2001.281.710
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.971.1AB
Title Textile Remnant "Mary Wade" Accession number 2001.281.1228.1-.3

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
medallions
stylized floral
stylized foliate
sprigs
lozenges
Period/Style
Tile
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Mary Wade
Pattern No.
23064
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 20 1/2 (inches)

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