Reproduction Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1950-1960

GUSN

GUSN-292910

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper in the "Brocade" pattern (#23043) designed by Binnie B. Wilson for the Waterhouse Collection manufactured by The Warner Company, Chicago. Wallpaper has a large-scale pattern imitating a floral brocade textile. Background is densely covered with small dots and v-shaped motifs. Roller-printed in dark gray and white on a taupe ground. Pattern is based on a wallpaper found in an old home on Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Pattern

Brocade

Pattern No.

23043

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession Number 2001.281.710
Title Textile Remnant "Brocade" Accession Number 2001.281.1218.1-.3

Maker

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

Location of Origin

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

20 7/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.842

Places

Cape Cod (Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [peninsula]
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Taupe

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

brocade

Period/Style

Textile