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Sidewall (Germany)

This is a sidewall. It was designed by Josef Hillerbrand. It is dated 1925–30 and we acquired it in 1930. Its medium is machine-printed paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of Frankl Galleries.

  • Flower Bouquet
  • glazed porcelain.
  • Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane.
  • 1926-22-457-a,b
  • Cut Paper, Bouquet
  • decoupage, pen and black ink on white wove paper.
  • Museum purchase through gift of Elizabeth E. Roth and from General....
  • 1985-51-1

Our curators have highlighted 3 objects that are related to this one.

  • Sidewall (USA)
  • machine-printed paper.
  • Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz.
  • 1991-89-118

Its dimensions are

Overall: 56 x 48 cm (22 1/16 x 18 7/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed on selvedge which was cut away and pasted on reverse of paper: "EB 311 ENTWURF: PROF......"

Cite this object as

Sidewall (Germany); Designed by Josef Hillerbrand (German, 1892 - 1981); machine-printed paper; Overall: 56 x 48 cm (22 1/16 x 18 7/8 in.); Gift of Frankl Galleries; 1930-11-1-b

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