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Ornament - Pilaster, Palm, 1947–51

This is a Ornament - pilaster. It was designed by Denys Fitzpatrick. It is dated 1947–51 and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is screen printed on paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of Katzenbach and Warren, Inc..

Its dimensions are

H x W (a): 76.2 × 160 cm (30 in. × 5 ft. 3 in.)

Cite this object as

Ornament - Pilaster, Palm, 1947–51; Designed by Denys Fitzpatrick ; USA; screen printed on paper; H x W (a): 76.2 × 160 cm (30 in. × 5 ft. 3 in.); Gift of Katzenbach and Warren, Inc.; 1953-41-1-a,b

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

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