Sidewall, [Prom Corsage], 1944–54
This is a Sidewall. It was manufactured by The Joliet Wallpaper Mills. It is dated 1944–54 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is machine-printed on paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.
Its dimensions are
L x W: 165.3 x 49 cm (5 ft. 5 1/8 in. x 19 5/16 in.)
It is inscribed
Printed on selvage: "WATERFAST 9502, BEAUX ARTS (trade mark of Joliet Wall Paper Mills), U.W.P.C. OF N.A. UNION MADE"
Cite this object as
Sidewall, [Prom Corsage], 1944–54; Manufactured by The Joliet Wallpaper Mills ; USA; machine-printed on paper; L x W: 165.3 x 49 cm (5 ft. 5 1/8 in. x 19 5/16 in.); Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz; 1991-89-7-a,b
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Kitsch to Corbusier: Wallpapers from the 1950s.