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Sidewall (France), 1785–90

This is a Sidewall. It is dated 1785–90 and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is block-printed on handmade paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Harvey Smith. It is credited Gift of Harvey Smith.

Its dimensions are

31 x 29.5 cm (12 3/16 x 11 5/8 in.)

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Sidewall (France), 1785–90; block-printed on handmade paper; 31 x 29.5 cm (12 3/16 x 11 5/8 in.); Gift of Harvey Smith; 1968-111-4-a,b

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