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What is this?

Thirty-seven samples of wallpaper, featuring eight different patterns. Postbinding in top left corner.

This is a sample book from United States. It is dated 1953 and we acquired it in 1995. Gift of Suzanne Sekey. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

screen-printed on paper

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 31 x 23 x 1.3 cm (12 3/16 x 9 1/16 x 1/2 in.)

This object was designed by Alexander Hayden Girard and manufactured by Herman Miller Furniture Company

This object was donated by Ms. Suzanne Sekey

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18650249/ |title=Sample Book, "Wallpapers Designed by Alexander Girard for Herman Miller", 1953 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=30 July 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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