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1948

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Sidewall, Queen Anne's Lace, 1948–1955

This is a Sidewall. It was manufactured by Goteborgs Tapetfabrik. It is dated 1948–1955 and we acquired it in 1956. Its medium is machine-printed paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Week series in a post titled Queen Anne's Lace.

It is credited Gift of Funck and Carlsson Tapetaffär.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 61.5 x 50.5 cm (24 3/16 x 19 7/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed on left selvedge: "G.T. Tapet"; on right: "Bent Karlby Queen Anne's Lace."

Cite this object as

Sidewall, Queen Anne's Lace, 1948–1955; Manufactured by Goteborgs Tapetfabrik ; Sweden; machine-printed paper; H x W: 61.5 x 50.5 cm (24 3/16 x 19 7/8 in.); Gift of Funck and Carlsson Tapetaffär; 1956-5-5

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Kitsch to Corbusier: Wallpapers from the 1950s.

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