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

Related Items

Title Reproduction Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.739.1-.3

Maker

Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

25 3/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.874

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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