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Sidewall (France)

This is a Sidewall. It was designed by René Crevel and printed by Geffroy, C.H.H., for Nancy McClelland and distributed by Nancy McClelland, Inc.. It is dated 1920 and we acquired it in 1945. Its medium is block-printed paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Nancy McClelland. It is credited Gift of Nancy McClelland.

  • Beauvais Vase
  • press-molded glass.
  • Gift of Jacques Jugeat.
  • 1969-126-6

Its dimensions are

69 x 49.5 cm (27 3/16 x 19 1/2 in.)

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Sidewall (France); Designed by René Crevel (French, 1900–1935); Printed by Geffroy, C.H.H., for Nancy McClelland; Distributed by Nancy McClelland, Inc.; block-printed paper; 69 x 49.5 cm (27 3/16 x 19 1/2 in.); Gift of Nancy McClelland; 1945-3-5

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