The strong patterning on this matched set of wallpaper and border combines hard and soft shapes, along with dark and light colors. The border echoes the colors and forms found on the sidewall which lessens the impact of introducing more pattern. The pair form a cohesive unit that would be dramatic but not overwhelming.
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Cite this object as
Sidewall (France); Manufactured by J. Grantil Company (France); machine printed on paper; 2010-31-241
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.