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Sidewall (Germany), 1950–55

This is a Sidewall. It was manufactured by Tapetenfabrik Hosel. It is dated 1950–55 and we acquired it in 1956. Its medium is machine-printed. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of J. Forg.

Its dimensions are

91 x 56 cm (35 13/16 x 22 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed in selvedge: "Hösel Tapete Nr. 6055".

Cite this object as

Sidewall (Germany), 1950–55; Manufactured by Tapetenfabrik Hosel ; machine-printed; 91 x 56 cm (35 13/16 x 22 1/16 in.); Gift of J. Forg; 1956-170-61-a,b

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.

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