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Sidewall (England), 1813–23

This is a Sidewall. It is dated 1813–23 and we acquired it in 1950. Its medium is block-printed on handmade paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled The Enduring Diamond Trellis Wallpaper.

This object was donated by Brighton Art Gallery and Museum and catalogued by Horace L. Hotchkiss, Jr.. It is credited Gift of Brighton Art Gallery and Museum.

Its dimensions are

65 x 53 cm (25 9/16 x 20 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall (England), 1813–23. block-printed on handmade paper. Gift of Brighton Art Gallery and Museum. 1950-59-8.

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.

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