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Sidewall (France)

This is a sidewall. It is dated 1795–1800 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is block-printed on handmade paper, joined sheets. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt and Eleanor Garnier Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

53.5 x 37 cm (21 1/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall (France); block-printed on handmade paper, joined sheets; 53.5 x 37 cm (21 1/16 x 14 9/16 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1931-45-19

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