Reproduction Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1950-1960

GUSN

GUSN-292897

Description

Partial roll of the reproduction wallpaper "New Hampshire Stencil" (#21406) designed by Binnie B. Wilson for the Waterhouse Collection produced by The Warner Company, Chicago. Pattern consists of wide stripes of stylized flowers on dense leafy branches and narrow stripes of overlapping organic figures. Roller-printed in brown and two greens on light cream ground. Original wallpaper found in a house in Brewster, Massachusetts.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper

Inscription

"There is a matching fabric for this wallpaper / From the Waterhouse Collection" (Printed on left selvedge.)
"" New Hampshire Stencil" / Recreated by Binnie B Wilson for The Warner Co. / Made in U.S.A." (Pritned on right selvedge.)

Pattern

New Hampshire Stencil

Pattern No.

21406

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Warner Company (Manufacturer)
Wilson, Binnie B. (Designer)

Location of Origin

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Dimensions

21 13/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.836

Places

Brewster (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)

Related Items

Title Textile Remnant "New Hampshire Stencil" Accession Number 2001.281.1222

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Cream

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flowers
stripes

Period/Style

Floral Stripe