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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.857 (RS196884)

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper in the "Wilton Toile" pattern designed by Binnie B. Wilson for the Waterhouse Collection manufactured by The Warner Company. Chicago. Wallpaper has a large scenic pattern imitating a toile textile. A series of rural vignettes are shown including: a seated couple with a child, a group picking apples, a thatched roof animal shelter over a cow and a goat, chickens, and sheaves of grain. Roller-printed in two greens, two browns, black and pale gray on a yellow ground.

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)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
scenic wallpapers
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
20 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.857
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292939
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Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession number 2001.281.710
Title Textile Remnant "Wilton Toile" Accession number 2001.281.1215.1-.3

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
people
pastoral scenes
cows
chickens
goats
apples
Period/Style
Scenery Figure
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Wilton Toile
State
Repro
Theme
pastoral
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 22, print width 20 1/2 (inches)

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