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What is this?

On off-white ground, vertical lines getting increasingly more narrow and further apart, then heavier and closer together. This forms a 3-dimensional or concave/convex appearance. Printed in black on white ground. Printed in margin: "Wiener Werkstatte, Der Stern Entwurf Dagobert Peche".

This is a sidewall from Austria. It is dated 1925–30 and we acquired it in 1930. Gift of Frankl Galleries.

Its medium is

machine-printed on paper

Its dimensions are

Length 34.5 x Width 29.5 cm (13 9/16 x 11 5/8 in.)

It is inscribed

In margin: "Wiener Werkstatte, Der Stern Entwurf Dagobert Peche"

This object was designed by Dagobert Peche and manufactured by Wiener Werkstätte

This object was donated by Frankl Galleries

This object has been included in the following exhibitions:

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18697871/ |title=Sidewall, "Der Stern [The Star]", 1925–30 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=21 December 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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