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Sidewall (USA), 1850–60

This is a Sidewall. It is dated 1850–60 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is block-printed on ungrounded paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Grace Lincoln Temple and catalogued by Calvin S. Hathaway. It is credited Gift of Grace Lincoln Temple.

Its dimensions are

61 x 41 cm (24 x 16 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall (USA), 1850–60; block-printed on ungrounded paper; 61 x 41 cm (24 x 16 1/8 in.); Gift of Grace Lincoln Temple; 1938-62-7

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Kitsch to Corbusier: Wallpapers from the 1950s.

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