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Sidewall, Nursery Rhymes, 1876

This is a Sidewall. It was designed by Walter Crane. It is dated 1876 and we acquired it in 1947. Its medium is machine printed on paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of Essex Institute.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 35.2 x 56 cm (13 7/8 x 22 1/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall, Nursery Rhymes, 1876; Designed by Walter Crane (English, 1845–1915); England; machine printed on paper; H x W x D: 35.2 x 56 cm (13 7/8 x 22 1/16 in.); Gift of Essex Institute; 1947-25-3

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibitions Wall Stories: Children's Wallpapers and Books and The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.

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