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Sidewall, Sunflower

This is a sidewall. It is dated 1972 and we acquired it in 1977. Its medium is block-printed paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Clifford Murvine. It is credited Gift of Clifford Murvine, Reed Wallpaper Company.

  • Fragment
  • silk, metallic.
  • Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.
  • 1902-1-746
  • Textile (France)
  • silk, cotton.
  • Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund.
  • 1932-1-70

Our curators have highlighted 4 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Fragment
  • silk.
  • Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.
  • 1896-1-71
  • Sample (France)
  • silk.
  • Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg.
  • 1938-82-98

Its dimensions are

84.5 x 55.5 cm (33 1/4 x 21 7/8 in.) Overall: 548.6 x 55.9 cm (18 ft. x 22 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall, Sunflower; England; block-printed paper; 84.5 x 55.5 cm (33 1/4 x 21 7/8 in.) Overall: 548.6 x 55.9 cm (18 ft. x 22 in.); Gift of Clifford Murvine, Reed Wallpaper Company; 1977-28-15-a/f

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