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Sidewall - Sample, Skeletons, 1948

This is a Sidewall - sample. It was designed by Ilonka Karasz and William Justema and made by Katzenbach and Warren, Inc.. It is dated 1948 and we acquired it in 1949. 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 Skeletons in the Closet.

This object was donated by Katzenbach and Warren, Inc. and catalogued by Horace L. Hotchkiss, Jr.. It is credited Gift of Katzenbach and Warren, Inc..

Its dimensions are

45 x 74 cm (17 11/16 x 29 1/8 in. )

It is inscribed

Printed in right selvedge: Katzenbach and Warren Skeletons.

Cite this object as

Sidewall - Sample, Skeletons, 1948; Designed by Ilonka Karasz and William Justema; screen printed on paper; 45 x 74 cm (17 11/16 x 29 1/8 in. ); Gift of Katzenbach and Warren, Inc.; 1949-46-1-15

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