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Sidewall (France), ca. 1785

This is a Sidewall. It was attributed to Jacquemart & Benard. It is dated ca. 1785 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is block printed on handmade paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt and Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and catalogued by Calvin S. Hathaway. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

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Its dimensions are

39 x 39 cm (15 3/8 x 15 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall (France), ca. 1785; Attributed to Jacquemart & Bénard (France); block printed on handmade paper; 39 x 39 cm (15 3/8 x 15 3/8 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1931-45-16

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Campana Brothers Select: Works from the Permanent Collection.

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