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2001.281.864 (RS197318)

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper in the "Interlacing Circles" pattern by Katzenbach and Warren. Wallpaper has large-scale pattern of medallions formed by interlacing circles. Within the center of each circle is a stylized flower. Roller-printed in two greens and two blue-grays on a beige ground. Pattern is based on a mid-18th century wallpaper found in Holderness, NH which had been attached to canvas and a wooden frame for use as a fire screen.

Details

Maker
Katzenbach and Warren (Manufacturer)
Date
1959-1970
Inscriptions
""Interlacing Circles" / Reproduced from a Dorothy S. Waterhouse Document / 133 GW 823" (Printed on the left selvedge.)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Holderness (Grafton county, New Hampshire)
Descriptive terms
medallions (ornament areas)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
25 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.864
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292991
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession number 2001.281.703
Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession number 2001.281.704

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
medallions
circles
stylized flowers
Period/Style
Medallion
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Interlacing Circles
Pattern No.
133 GW 823
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 15 1/2, print width 23 1/2 (inches)

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