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2001.281.889AB (RS197622)

Description

Two partiral rolls of reproduction wallpaper in the "Fleurs Naturelles" pattern (#111683) by Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. Wallpaper has a large-scale floral and foliage pattern printed to resemble a silk textile.Both rolls are roller-printed in metallic gold on a salmon ground. The wallpaper pattern is based on early wooden block prints found in the circa 1750 Golden Ball Tavern in Weston, MA. \n

Details

Maker
Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1970-1980
Associated Building
Associated With Golden Ball Tavern.
Material
metallic paint
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Weston (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
metallic paint
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
16 5/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.889AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293220
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
foliage
silk
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Fleurs Naturelles
Pattern No.
111683
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 27 (inches)

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