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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.885 (RS197366)

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper border in the "Belmont Mansion - Front Hall" pattern (#246) by Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. Wallpaper has a large-scale pattern of rococo scrolling stylized flowers and foliage bordered on the top and bottom by wide vertical stripes with interlaced scroll motifs. Roller-printed in two grays and metallic gold on a cream ground.

Details

Maker
Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1970-1980
Inscriptions
""Belmont Mansion - Front Hall" Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc." (Printed on both selvedges.)
"Custom design / by B. Scott" (Handwritten on verso.)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Material
metallic paint
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
metallic paint
paper (fiber product)
Rococo Revival
scrolling foliage
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
29 3/4 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.885
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293199

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
scrolling foliage
stylized flowers
Period/Style
Rococo Revival
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Belmont Mansion - Front Hall
Pattern No.
246
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 20 7/8 (inches)

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