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1945

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1955

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Sidewall (possibly USA), ca. 1950

This is a Sidewall. It is dated ca. 1950 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is machine-printed, textured ground. 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

74 cm (29 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall (possibly USA), ca. 1950; machine-printed, textured ground; 74 cm (29 1/8 in.); Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz; 1991-89-61

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

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