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Sidewall, Arabesque with griffins, 1789

This is a Sidewall. It was manufactured by Arthur & Robert. It is dated 1789 and we acquired it in 1997. Its medium is block-printed on joined sheets of handmade paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program Fund.

Its dimensions are

248 x 70.9 cm (97 5/8 x 28 1/8 in. )

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Sidewall, Arabesque with griffins, 1789; Manufactured by Arthur & Robert ; France; block-printed on joined sheets of handmade paper; 248 x 70.9 cm (97 5/8 x 28 1/8 in. ); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program Fund; 1997-120-2

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