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Sidewall - Sample, Kunstler Tapetan, 1959

This is a Sidewall - sample. It was designed by Cuno Fischer and Carola Massenberg and created by Salvador Dalí and made by Kunstler-Tapeten and Gebrüder Rasch and Co.. It is dated 1959 and we acquired it in 1960. Its medium is machine printed on paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Gebrüder Rasch and Co. and catalogued by kdv. It is credited Gift of Gebrüder Rasch and Company.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 39.5 x 45 cm (15 9/16 x 17 11/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall - Sample, Kunstler Tapetan, 1959; Designed by Carola Massenberg and Cuno Fischer; Germany; machine printed on paper; H x W: 39.5 x 45 cm (15 9/16 x 17 11/16 in.); Gift of Gebrüder Rasch and Company; 1960-116-1-a/t

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

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