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Sidewall (France)

This is a Sidewall. It was manufactured by Jacquemart & Bénard. It is dated 1820 and we acquired it in 1994. Its medium is block printed on handmade paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Museum purchase from the Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program, General Acquisitions Endowment, Eleanor G. Hewitt, and Pauline Cooper Noyes Funds..

  • Bandbox (USA)
  • block-printed on paper, pasteboard support.
  • Gift of Alexander Wilson Drake.
  • 1913-9-1-a,b

Its dimensions are

H x W: 241.5 x 56 cm (95 1/16 x 22 1/16 in. )

Cite this object as

Sidewall (France); Manufactured by Jacquemart & Bénard (France); block printed on handmade paper; H x W: 241.5 x 56 cm (95 1/16 x 22 1/16 in. ); Museum purchase from the Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program, General Acquisitions Endowment, Eleanor G. Hewitt, and Pauline Cooper Noyes Funds.; 1994-101-13

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