Reproduction Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1950-1965

GUSN

GUSN-288899

Description

Unused sample of reproduction wallpaper in pattern number LP 1-406 part of the "Liberty" collection produced by Allen-Doane & Company, Inc. Wallpaper has large-scale medallion stripe pattern with highly stylized motifs including acanthus leaves, flowers and leaves. Screen printed in green and white on a woven-textured green ground. Part of a collection of unbound samples housed in a folder rather than a bound sample book.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
screen printing
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Liberty / Trade Mark / No. / Price " (Stamped on back of sample.)
"LP 1-406 / 4.45" (Handwritten in blanks for pattern number and price on back of sample.)

Pattern No.

LP 1-406

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Maker

Allen-Doane Company (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

27 1/2 x 17 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

2014.2.9

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Screen Print

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Green

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

medallions
stripes
acanthus leaves

Period/Style

Medallion