Reproduction Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1970-1980

GUSN

GUSN-293220

Description

Two partiral rolls of reproduction wallpaper in the "Fleurs Naturelles" pattern (#111683) by Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. Wallpaper has a large-scale floral and foliage pattern printed to resemble a silk textile.Both rolls are roller-printed in metallic gold on a salmon ground. The wallpaper pattern is based on early wooden block prints found in the circa 1750 Golden Ball Tavern in Weston, MA. \n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
metallic paint
Wallpaper

Pattern

Fleurs Naturelles

Pattern No.

111683

Associated Building

Associated With Golden Ball Tavern,

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Maker

Waterhouse Wallhangings, Inc. (Manufacturer)

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

16 5/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.889AB

Places

Weston (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

State

Repro

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flowers
foliage
silk

Period/Style

Floral