Sidewall (England), 1870–85
Images of bamboo appeared on Chinese export wallpapers beginning in the 17th century, which inspired Western manufacturers to use bamboo motifs to instill an Asian aesthetic in their designs.
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Its dimensions are
60.5 x 48.5 cm (23 13/16 x 19 1/8 in.)
Cite this object as
Sidewall (England), 1870–85; blockprinted paper; 60.5 x 48.5 cm (23 13/16 x 19 1/8 in.); Gift of Harvey Smith; 1968-111-237-a,b