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Frieze, Peacock

This is a frieze. It was manufactured by Bradbury and Bradbury Wallpapers and after Walter Crane. It is dated 1982 and we acquired it in 1982. Its medium is screen printed on paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of Bruce Bradbury.

  • Comb (Italy)
  • cut and steam-bent tortoiseshell, gilt silver, carved coral.
  • Gift of the estate and in memory of Robert B. Noyes.
  • 1946-50-70

Its dimensions are

75 x 56 cm (29 1/2 x 22 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed in top selvedge: Handprinted by Bradbury & Bradbury Wallpapers, Benicia, CA, ©1982; printed in bottom selvedge: Peacock, Adopted by John Burrows from a design by Waler Crane.

Cite this object as

Frieze, Peacock; After Walter Crane (English, 1845–1915); USA; screen printed on paper; 75 x 56 cm (29 1/2 x 22 1/16 in.); Gift of Bruce Bradbury; 1982-74-1-1/4

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