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2001.281.854AB (RS197362)

Description

Two partial rolls of reproduction wallpaper in the "Queen Anne" pattern (#23193) designed by Binnie B. Wilson for the Waterhouse Collection manufactured by The Warner Company, Chicago. The wallpaper has a large-scale floral spray pattern featuring carnations and other flowers. Both rolls are roller-printed in two greens, two browns, white, blue-green, and fuschia on a light blue ground. Pattern is based on an English block-printed wallpaper dating from 1750-1760 that was found in the Whipple House, Ipswich, MA.

Details

Maker
Warner Company (Manufacturer)
Wilson, Binnie B. (Designer)
Date
1950-1960
Location of origin
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Associated Building
Associated With Whipple House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Ipswich (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
20 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.854AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292932
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.114 Relationship Original stencil and block-printed wallpaper.
Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession number 2001.281.710
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1922.490 Relationship Original stencil and block-printed wallpaper.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
carnations
floral sprays
flowes
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Queen Anne
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 20 1/2, repeat width 20 1/2, print width 20 1/2 (inches)

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