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Frieze

This is a frieze. It is dated 1886 and we acquired it in 1912. Its medium is handpainted in oil on canvas. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Mrs. George T. Bliss. It is credited Gift of Mrs. George T. Bliss.

Its dimensions are

Overall (a): 95.5 x 160 cm (37 5/8 in. x 5 ft. 3 in.) Overall (b): 95.5 x 160 cm (37 5/8 in. x 5 ft. 3 in.) Overall (c): 95.5 x 21.5 cm (37 5/8 x 8 7/16 in.) Overall (d): 325.1 x 96 cm (10 ft. 8 in. x 37 13/16 in.) Overall (e): 325.1 x 96 cm (10 ft. 8 in. x 37 13/16 in.) Overall (f): 487.7 x 96 cm (16 ft. x 37 13/16 in.) Overall (g): 317.5 x 96 cm (10 ft. 5 in. x 37 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Frieze; Previously owned by Henry G. Marquand ; handpainted in oil on canvas; Overall (a): 95.5 x 160 cm (37 5/8 in. x 5 ft. 3 in.) Overall (b): 95.5 x 160 cm (37 5/8 in. x 5 ft. 3 in.) Overall (c): 95.5 x 21.5 cm (37 5/8 x 8 7/16 in.) Overall (d): 325.1 x 96 cm (10 ft. 8 in. x 37 13/16 in.) Overall (e): 325.1 x 96 cm (10 ft. 8 in. x 37 13/16 in.) Overall (f): 487.7 x 96 cm (16 ft. x 37 13/16 in.) Overall (g): 317.5 x 96 cm (10 ft. 5 in. x 37 13/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. George T. Bliss; 1912-3-13-a/k

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