Reproduction Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1970-1980

GUSN

GUSN-293138

Description

Partial roll of reproduction wallpaper in the "Pineapple Stencil" pattern (#109576) by Waterhouse, Wallhangings, Inc. Wallpaper has large-scale vertical stripes of highly abstracted pineapples and leaves alternating with geometric stripes. Roller-printed in blue and red on a beige ground. Paper is adapted from from 19th-century stencil design by artist Moses Eaton.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Pineapple Stencil / #109576 $7.50 per roll" (Handwritten on verso.)

Pattern

Pineapple Stencil

Pattern No.

109576

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. (Manufacturer)
After Eaton, Moses (American stencil artist, 1796-1886) (Artist)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

24 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.881

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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Wallpaper Details

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Beige

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

stripes
pineapples