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Sidewall, Terrazzo

This is a sidewall. It was designed by Ramon Prats and Associated American Artists and manufactured by United Wallpaper Inc.. It is dated 1953 and we acquired it in 1954. Its medium is screen printed on machine-made paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of B.H. Hellman.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 76.5 x 87.5 cm (30 1/8 x 34 7/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall, Terrazzo; Designed by Ramon Prats (American, b. Spain, 1928 - 2003), Associated American Artists (United States); Manufactured by United Wallpaper, Inc.; USA; screen printed on machine-made paper; H x W: 76.5 x 87.5 cm (30 1/8 x 34 7/16 in.); Gift of B.H. Hellman; 1954-21-6

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibitions Kitsch to Corbusier: Wallpapers from the 1950s and The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.

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