Reproduction Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1950-1960

GUSN

GUSN-292927

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper in the "Mary Wade" pattern (#23064) designed by Binnie B. Wilson for the Waterhouse Collection manufactured by The Warner Company, Chicago. Wallpaper is printed with a geometric tile pattern featuring a stylized floral and foliate medallion in a sixteen-sided tile. The tiles are divided by lozenge figures with sprig figures. The paper is roller-printed in two blues and peach on a cream ground. Pattern is based on a roller-printed wallpaper dating from 1870-1880 found in a closet in the Mary Wade House in Ipswich, MA.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Pattern

Mary Wade

Pattern No.

23064

Associated Person

Wade, Mary
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Associated Building

Associated With Wade House (Ipswich, MA),

Maker

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

Location of Origin

Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Dimensions

20 1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.851

Places

Ipswich (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession Number 2001.281.710
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.971.1AB
Title Textile Remnant "Mary Wade" Accession Number 2001.281.1228.1-.3

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Cream

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

medallions
stylized floral
stylized foliate
sprigs
lozenges

Period/Style

Tile