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1955

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Sidewall - Sample, Kollection 18, 1950–55

This is a Sidewall - sample. It was manufactured by Tapeten-Sporri A.G.. It is dated 1950–55 and we acquired it in 1957. Its medium is machine-printed. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of Dr. Max Sporri.

Its dimensions are

38 x 38 cm (14 15/16 x 14 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall - Sample, Kollection 18, 1950–55; Manufactured by Tapeten-Sporri A.G. ; Switzerland; machine-printed; 38 x 38 cm (14 15/16 x 14 15/16 in.); Gift of Dr. Max Sporri; 1957-14-7

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

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