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1922

  • Work on this object began.

1930

  • We acquired this object.

  • Work on this object ended.

2013

2021

  • You found it!

Sidewall

This is a sidewall. It was attributed to Tommi Parzinger. It is dated 1922–30 and we acquired it in 1930. Its medium is machine printed on paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by W.H.S. Lloyd Co., Inc.. It is credited Gift of W. H. S. Lloyd Co., Inc..

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

  • Sidewall (France)
  • block-printed on paper.
  • Gift of Jones and Erwin, Inc..
  • 1945-13-2-a,b

Its dimensions are

44.5 x 53 cm (17 1/2 x 20 7/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Written in graphite on the verso: Tommi Parzinger is identified as the designer.

Cite this object as

Sidewall; Attributed to Tommi Parzinger (American, b. Germany, 1903–1981); machine printed on paper; 44.5 x 53 cm (17 1/2 x 20 7/8 in.); Gift of W. H. S. Lloyd Co., Inc.; 1930-18-1-e

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