Reproduction Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1959-1970

GUSN

GUSN-293053

Description

Partial roll of wallpaper in the "Concorde" pattern by Katzenbach and Warren. Pattern has a large-scale pattern depicting famous Parisian landmarks with interspersed shrubs. Roller-printed in two greens, blue, cream, red and brown on a taupe ground. Pattern is based on early 19th century French paper found in a Salem, MA house.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
scenic wallpapers
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Reproduced from a Dorothy S. Waterhouse Document / Fadeproof Washable / "Concorde" / Run 1 / 138 GW 814" (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

Concorde

Pattern No.

138 GW 814

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Katzenbach and Warren (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

22 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.869

Places

Salem (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 Accession Number 2001.281.484A-J
Title Textile Remnant "Concorde" Accession Number 2001.281.1213

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Taupe

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Parisian landmarks
Buildings

Period/Style

Scenic