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Sidewall, Peter Pan and Wendy, 1953

This is a Sidewall. It was designed by Walt Disney Company and Sir J.M. Barrie and manufactured by Child-Life Wallpaper Co.. It is dated 1953 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is machine-printed on paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Suzanne Lipschutz and catalogued by Molly Holst and Gregory Herringshaw. It is credited Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 1244.6 x 55.9 cm (40 ft. 10 in. x 22 in.)

It is inscribed

Copyright held by Walt Disney Productions. Printed in left selvage: "JOIN, TRIM, LOT NO 2, MADE IN U.S.A., U.W.P.C. OF N.A. UNION MADE." Printed in right selvedge: "Childlife Wallpaper Co. 'Peter Pan and Wendy' Walt Disney Productions."

Cite this object as

Sidewall, Peter Pan and Wendy, 1953. machine-printed on paper. Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz. 1991-89-34.

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Wall Stories: Children's Wallpapers and Books.

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