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1948

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1991

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Sidewall, Acropolis, 1948

This is a Sidewall. It was designed by James Seeman and manufactured by Globe Mills. It is dated 1948 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is machine-printed. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Suzanne Lipschutz and catalogued by Rose Gottschalk and Molly Holst. It is credited Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz.

Its dimensions are

142 x 76 cm (55 7/8 x 29 15/16 in. )

It is inscribed

Printed in left selvage: A PARK AVENUE WALLPAPER by GLOBE MILLS, TRIM, RUN G, JOIN; printed in right selvedge: from the James Seeman collection.

Cite this object as

Sidewall, Acropolis, 1948; Designed by James Seeman (American, 1914–1994); USA; machine-printed; 142 x 76 cm (55 7/8 x 29 15/16 in. ); Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz; 1991-89-56

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