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Color proof of "Gore Place" reproduction wallpaper manufactured by Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. Original wallpaper hung in the dining room of Gore Place in Waltham, Massachusetts and was a French block-printed paper dating from 1780-1810. Proof is printed on cream paper and has trailing flowers including roses and morning glories printed in blues, greens, gray, gold and red. Flowers and foliage are outlined with several rows of small pin dots.
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"Please Save / Patt. No. Floral / Checked by RLC / Date 3-9-70/ A. W. Council & Co." (Stamped and handwritten at bottom edge.)
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Associated With Gore Place (Waltham, Mass.), Dining Room
Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. (Manufacturer)
23 3/4 x 20 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Gift of Bernard Scott
Waltham (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession Number 2001.281.707
Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.745.1-.5
Title Photograph Accession Number 2001.281.746
Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.877.1-.3