Reproduction Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1970-1980

GUSN

GUSN-293056

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper in the "Book End Paper" pattern (#152948) by Waterhouse Wallhangings. Wallpaper has an all-over pattern of diamonds enclosing small geometric forms. Diamonds are formed by a series of graduated lines which are intersected by stylized arrows. Roller-printed in cream and black on a rust ground

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
geometric patterns
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Book End Paper / #152948 / $5.70 per roll" (Handwritten on verso.)
"Wallcovering / Patt 152-948 Run 1/ Top Straight Match / One Double Roll (2 Single Rolls / 20 In. x 42 ft. = 70.14 sq.ft. / 35.07 sq. ft. per single roll" (Stamped on verso)

Pattern

Book End Paper

Pattern No.

152948

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

20 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.871

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Related Items

Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.722.1-.7

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Red

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

diamonds
geometric

Period/Style

Geometric