Reproduction Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1970-1980

GUSN

GUSN-290359

Description

Unused sample of reproduction wallpaper in the "Houndstooth" pattern (#159463) by Waterhouse Wallhangings. Paper has an all-over small houndstooth geometrc pattern. Roller-pinted on textured paper in brown on a beige ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
embossed wall coverings
houndstooth
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Wallcoverings / Manufactured For / Waterhouse Wallhangings Inc. / 38 Wareham Street / Boston, Mass. 02118 / Contents / 71.75 Square Feet / 20 1/2 ons. x 14 yds." (Stamped on back.)
"159-463 / [illegible] Made in U.S.A." (Stamped on back)
"159463 / $5.70" (Handwritten on back.)

Pattern

Houndstooth

Pattern No.

159463

Maker

Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc.

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

20 3/8 x 13 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.786

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Beige

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

houndstooth

Period/Style

Geometric