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2001.281.871 (RS197350)

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper in the "Book End Paper" pattern (#152948) by Waterhouse Wallhangings. Wallpaper has an all-over pattern of diamonds enclosing small geometric forms. Diamonds are formed by a series of graduated lines which are intersected by stylized arrows. Roller-printed in cream and black on a rust ground

Details

Maker
Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1970-1980
Inscriptions
"Book End Paper / #152948 / $5.70 per roll" (Handwritten on verso.)
"Wallcovering / Patt 152-948 Run 1/ Top Straight Match / One Double Roll (2 Single Rolls / 20 In. x 42 ft. = 70.14 sq.ft. / 35.07 sq. ft. per single roll" (Stamped on verso)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
geometric patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
20 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.871
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293056
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
diamonds
geometric
Period/Style
Geometric
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Book End Paper
Pattern No.
152948
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 1, repeat width 1, print width 201 (inches)

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