This is a Dado. It was designed by Eugene Benard and Pierre Jacquemart and manufactured by Jacquemart & Bénard. It is dated 1790 and we acquired it in 1952. Its medium is block printed on handmade paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.
It is credited
Gift of Martin Battersby.
Its dimensions are
87 x 58.5 cm (34 1/4 x 23 1/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Dado (France); Designed by Pierre Jacquemart and Eugene Benard; block printed on handmade paper; 87 x 58.5 cm (34 1/4 x 23 1/16 in.); Gift of Martin Battersby; 1952-147-1
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.