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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.881 (RS197370)

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper in the "Pineapple Stencil" pattern (#109576) by Waterhouse, Wallhangings, Inc. Wallpaper has large-scale vertical stripes of highly abstracted pineapples and leaves alternating with geometric stripes. Roller-printed in blue and red on a beige ground. Paper is adapted from from 19th-century stencil design by artist Moses Eaton.

Details

Maker
Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. (Manufacturer)
After Eaton, Moses (American stencil artist, 1796-1886) (Artist)
Date
1970-1980
Inscriptions
"Pineapple Stencil / #109576 $7.50 per roll" (Handwritten on verso.)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
24 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.881
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293138
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
stripes
pineapples
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Pineapple Stencil
Pattern No.
109576
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 25 (inches)

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