Screen-print of Wallpaper Design

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1950-1980

GUSN

GUSN-293281

Description

Screen-printed roll of a wallpaper design made by Dorothy Waterhouse. Paper has a pattern of randomly place elongated quatrefoil motifs. Screen-printed in gray on an ungrounded cream paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

screen prints
wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
screen printing
quatrefoils
Print

Inscription

"My own attempt at making w.p." (Hnadwritten on verso by Dorothy S. Waterhouse.)

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Waterhouse, Dorothy S. (Printmaker)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

18 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.897

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

quatrefoils