Reproduction Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1950-1965

GUSN

GUSN-288593

Description

Unused sample of reproduction wallpaper in pattern number LPX1 part of the "Liberty" collection produced by Allen-Doane & Company, Inc. Wallpaper has alternating motifs of stylized flowers and palmettes arranged in horizontal rows. Screen-printed in blue, black, pink and white on a yellow ground. Part of a collection of unbound samples housed in a folder rather than a bound sample book.\n \n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
screen printing
palmette (motif)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Liberty / Trade Mark / No. / Price "
(Stamped on back of sample)
"LP X1 / 6.50" (Handwritten in blanks for pattern number and price on back of sample
)

Pattern No.

LPX1

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Allen-Doane Company (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

13 3/4 x 17 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.714.3

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Sample Folder Accession Number 2001.281.714.1
Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.714.2
Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.714.4
Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.891AB
Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.714.2

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Screen Print

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Yellow

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

palmettes
sprigs