Object Timeline

1950

  • Work on this object began.

1952

  • We acquired this object.

  • Work on this object ended.

1994

1995

2016

2022

  • You found it!

Sidewall, French Village

This is a sidewall. It was manufactured by Katzenbach and Warren, Inc.. It is dated 1950–52 and we acquired it in 1952. Its medium is screen printed. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Katzenbach and Warren, Inc.. It is credited Gift of Katzenbach and Warren, Inc..

Its dimensions are

76.5 x 60.5 cm (30 1/8 x 23 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall, French Village; Manufactured by Katzenbach and Warren, Inc. (United States); USA; screen printed; 76.5 x 60.5 cm (30 1/8 x 23 13/16 in.); Gift of Katzenbach and Warren, Inc.; 1952-88-7

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Kitsch to Corbusier: Wallpapers from the 1950s.

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18392723/ |title=Sidewall, French Village |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=27 June 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>