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Medium:
Block-printed paper
Type:
Wallcoverings
Sidewall
Made in:
France
Date:
1930
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
a) Arabesque design printed in red and pink on light blue ground; drop repeating design of tripod and bouquet of flowers, with foliage scrolls and addorsed birds; copied from 1931-45-30, a paper of about 1780; b) Diagonally-running lattice design overlaid with alternating square and oblong octagons; the square octagons enclose a chair, or a ewer with mug; the oblong octagons enclose rose sprays. Printed in colors on pale blue ground. Reproduction of 1931-45-19.
Credit Line:
Gift of Madame Charles Huard
Accession Number:
1938-22-1-a,b
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Wallcoverings Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-22-1-a_b