This is a Sidewall. It was created by Niki de Saint-Phalle and designed by Niki de St. Phalle and made by Xartwall. It is dated 1972 and we acquired it in 1992. Its medium is screen-printed paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.
Niki de Saint Phalle was a noted French painter, sculptor, and filmmaker. In the mid-1960s she began creating her Nana figures, which are sculptured female forms in varying poses, all brightly colored and patterned. This design contains two Nanas along with a number of other disparate elements all boldly rendered.
This object was
Ms. Marilyn Hapgood.
It is credited
Gift of Marilyn Hapgood.
Its dimensions are
Overall: 81 x 53 cm (31 7/8 x 20 7/8 in.)
Cite this object as
Sidewall, Nana; Designed by Niki de Saint Phalle (French, 1930–2002); Germany; screen-printed paper; Overall: 81 x 53 cm (31 7/8 x 20 7/8 in.); Gift of Marilyn Hapgood; 1992-191-1