Reproduction Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1970-1980

GUSN

GUSN-293103

Description

Partial role of reproduction wallpaper in the "Flame Stitch" pattern. Wallpaper has an all-over large-scale pattern that imitates flame stitch or bargello needlework. Roller-printed on paper textured to resemble basket-weave fabric. Printed in red, cream and blue on beige ground (#148082).

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
trompe-l'oeil
Bargello work
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Flame Stitch / #148082 $7.50" (Handwritten on verso.)

Pattern

Flame Stitch

Pattern No.

148082

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

25 3/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.874

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Related Items

Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.739.1-.3

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Beige

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

textile
flame stitch

Period/Style

Textile