Wallpaper Reproduction

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1971

GUSN

GUSN-286445

Description

Fragment of reproduction wallpaper produced for the Adams National Historical Park in Quincy, Massachusetts. Floral stripes of roses and morning glories growing from the same vertical vine. The floral vines are evenly spaced over narrow white and liquid mica stripes. Screen-printed in liquid mica, black, purple, blue, pink, two reds, two greens, tan and olive on tan ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
mica (white pigment)
screen printing
floral patterns
stripes
reproductions
Wallpaper

Inscription

"40 rolls ordered Feb 25/71 / Approved strikeoff for / Adams Nat. Historic House" (Written in green ink probably by Bernie Scott.)

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Associated Building

Used At Old House, Quincy, MA (Adams National Historic Park), Bedroom

Maker

Waterhouse Wallhangings

Location of Origin

Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

10 1/2 x 21 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.477

Date

1971 (Per note on verso.)

Places

Quincy (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
United States

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.476

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Screen Print

Form

unused

Ground Color

Tan

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Roses
Morning Glories
Pin Stripes
Pin Dots
Stripes
Vines

Period/Style

Floral Stripe