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2001.281.869 (RS197310)

Description

Partial roll of wallpaper in the "Concorde" pattern by Katzenbach and Warren. Pattern has a large-scale pattern depicting famous Parisian landmarks with interspersed shrubs. Roller-printed in two greens, blue, cream, red and brown on a taupe ground. Pattern is based on early 19th century French paper found in a Salem, MA house.

Details

Maker
Katzenbach and Warren (Manufacturer)
Date
1959-1970
Inscriptions
"Reproduced from a Dorothy S. Waterhouse Document / Fadeproof Washable / "Concorde" / Run 1 / 138 GW 814" (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
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
scenic wallpapers
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
22 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.869
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293053
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Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession number 2001.281.703
Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession number 2001.281.704
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.484A-J
Title Textile Remnant "Concorde" Accession number 2001.281.1213

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Parisian landmarks
Buildings
Period/Style
Scenic
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Concorde
Pattern No.
138 GW 814
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 7/8, print width 18 (inches)

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