Sidewall, Bachelor's Wall Paper, 1902
This is a Sidewall. It was created by Charles Dana Gibson and manufactured by M.H. Birge & Sons Co.. It is dated 1902 and we acquired it in 1971. Its medium is machine-printed on paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.
Its dimensions are
H x W (a): 62.5 x 56.5 cm (24 5/8 x 22 1/4 in.) H x W (b): 79 x 76.5 cm (31 1/8 x 30 1/8 in.)
It is inscribed
a) Printed in selvedge: MH BIRGE & SONS CO. USA 3234 / "COPYRIGHT 1902 BY LIFE PUBLISHING COMPANY." b) Printed in selvedge: "'Gibson Girls' The Birge Co. Inc. Exclusive Hand Prints". Written in graphite on verso: "Birge 1969".
Cite this object as
Sidewall, Bachelor's Wall Paper, 1902. machine-printed on paper. Gift of Philadelphia Museum of Art. 1971-58-3-a,b.
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Artist's Designed Wallpapers.