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2001.281.865 (RS197319)

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper in the "Rose and Lace" pattern by Katzenbach and Warren. Wallpaper has a large-scale repeating grid formed by four elongated ovals arranged around a circle with a star motif. Each section of the grid contains a rosette. Roller-printed in pink, brown, and two greens on a green ground. Pattern is an adaptation of a nineteenth century wallpaper found in the Captain Richard Trask house in Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA.

Details

Maker
Katzenbach and Warren (Manufacturer)
Date
1959-1970
Inscriptions
"Reproduced from a Dorothy S. Waterhouse Document / Fadeproof / Washable / "Rose and Lace" / 131 GW 813" (Printed on left selvedge.)
"From the Greenbrook Collection of Related Fabrics & Wallpapers / KAtzenbach and Warren, Inc. / Made in U. S. A." (Printed on right selvedge.)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Associated Building
Associated With Captain Trask House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Manchester (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
medallions (ornament areas)
paper (fiber product)
rosette (motif)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Trask, Richard
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
22 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.865
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292996
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
medallions
rosettes
stars
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Rose and Lace
Pattern No.
131 GW 813
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 9 1/2, print width 20 (inches)

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