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Sidewall (France), ca. 1790

This is a Sidewall. It is dated ca. 1790 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 catalogued by Calvin S. Hathaway. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

71.5 x 51 cm (28 1/8 x 20 1/16 in.)

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Sidewall (France), ca. 1790; block printed on handmade paper; 71.5 x 51 cm (28 1/8 x 20 1/16 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1931-45-41

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Hewitt Sisters Collect.

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