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Sample folder containing descriptive text relating to mezzotone scenic wall decorations and miniatures of five Ilonka Karasz designs: Serenade, Sand Gardens, Byzantine Curtains, Arches and Arabian Nights.

This is a sample book from United States. It is dated 1948 and we acquired it in 1959. Gift of Katzenbach and Warren, Inc..

Its medium is

mezzotone print on paper

Its dimensions are

28.5 x 22 cm (11 1/4 x 8 11/16 in.)

This object was designed by Ilonka Karasz and made by Katzenbach and Warren, Inc.

This object was donated by Katzenbach and Warren, Inc. and catalogued by dj

This object has been included in the following exhibitions:

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18424563/ |title=Sample Book, "Mezzotone Papers", 1948 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=19 December 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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