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2001.281.859 (RS197311)

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper in the "Dandelion Stripe" pattern by Katzenbach and Warren. Wallpaper has a vertical stripe pattern with two alternating stripes. One stripe has highly abstracted dandelion leaves atop two large solid stripes. The other is a highly abstracted eyelet lace motif. Both are printed on a mottled or speckled background. Roller-printed in peach, cream, green and brown on a light green ground. Pattern is based on an American hand-blocked wallpaper dating from 1810-1825 that was found in the parlor of the Hoyt house in Contoocook, NH. \n

Details

Maker
Katzenbach and Warren (Manufacturer)
Date
1959-1970
Inscriptions
"Reproduced from a Dorothy S. Waterhouse Document / "Dandelion" 135 GW 814" (Printed on the left selvedge.)
""Katzenbach & Warren / From the Greenbrook Collection of Related Fabrics & Wallpapers" (Printed on the right selvedge.)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Contoocook (Merrimack county, New Hampshire)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
22 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.859
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292941
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
dandelions
stripes
ribbons
lace
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Dandelion Stripe
Pattern No.
135GW814
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 3 (inches)

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