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Sample Book, Wallpapers Designed by Alexander Girard for Herman Miller, 1953

This is a Sample book. It was manufactured by Herman Miller Furniture Company. It is dated 1953 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is screen printed on paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled Alexander Girard for Herman Miller.

It is credited Gift of Suzanne Sekey.

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 30.5 × 22.9 × 1.3 cm (12 in. × 9 in. × 1/2 in.)

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Sample Book, Wallpapers Designed by Alexander Girard for Herman Miller, 1953; Manufactured by Herman Miller Furniture Company (United States); USA; screen printed on paper; H x W x D: 30.5 × 22.9 × 1.3 cm (12 in. × 9 in. × 1/2 in.); Gift of Suzanne Sekey; 1995-151-1-1/37

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