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Sidewall (France)

This is a Sidewall. It is dated 1780 and we acquired it in 1951. Its medium is block-printed on handmade paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

74 x 53 cm (29 1/8 x 20 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall (France); block-printed on handmade paper; 74 x 53 cm (29 1/8 x 20 7/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of the Advisory Council; 1951-75-1

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