Reproduction Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1959-1970

GUSN

GUSN-292996

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper in the "Rose and Lace" pattern by Katzenbach and Warren. Wallpaper has a large-scale repeating grid formed by four elongated ovals arranged around a circle with a star motif. Each section of the grid contains a rosette. Roller-printed in pink, brown, and two greens on a green ground. Pattern is an adaptation of a nineteenth century wallpaper found in the Captain Richard Trask house in Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
medallions (ornament areas)
rosette (motif)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Reproduced from a Dorothy S. Waterhouse Document / Fadeproof / Washable / "Rose and Lace" / 131 GW 813" (Printed on left selvedge.)
"From the Greenbrook Collection of Related Fabrics & Wallpapers / KAtzenbach and Warren, Inc. / Made in U. S. A." (Printed on right selvedge.)

Pattern

Rose and Lace

Pattern No.

131 GW 813

Associated Person

Trask, Richard
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Associated Building

Associated With Captain Trask House,

Maker

Katzenbach and Warren (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

22 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.865

Places

Manchester (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession Number 2001.281.703
Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession Number 2001.281.704
Title Wallpaper attached to wallboard Accession Number 2001.281.1196AB
Title Textile Remnant "Rose & Lace" Accession Number 2001.281.1229

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Green

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

medallions
rosettes
stars