See more objects with the tag interior, figures, domestic, home, children, seasons, nursery, almanac.

See more objects with the color darkgrey rosybrown grey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1948

  • We acquired this object.

2005

2007

2015

2020

  • You found it!

Sidewall, The Months, 1893

This is a Sidewall. It was created by Kate Greenaway and produced by David Walker. It is dated 1893 and we acquired it in 1948. Its medium is machine-printed from engraved rollers. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of Mrs. Edwin F. Tarbox.

Its dimensions are

Overall: 48.4 x 56 cm (19 1/16 x 22 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed in left selvedge: "Reproduced by Special Permission From Drawings by Kate Greenaway". Printed in right selvedge: "English Made 2258", "Trade (crown logo) Mark", and "BCM/WPM".

Cite this object as

Sidewall, The Months, 1893; Kate Greenaway (British, 1846 - 1901); England; machine-printed from engraved rollers; Overall: 48.4 x 56 cm (19 1/16 x 22 1/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Edwin F. Tarbox; 1948-77-1

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Wall Stories: Children's Wallpapers and Books.

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/18612053/ |title=Sidewall, The Months, 1893 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=3 August 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>