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Medium:
Block-printed, distemper, oil
Type:
Wallcoverings
Sidewall - fragment
Made in:
England
Date:
1765–70
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Details of an architectural design printed in black and white: a) portion of an arched opening, with spandrel to left, set with a rocaille cartouche;above, lower portion of draped human figure; b) short channelled column flanked at base by head and shoulders of women; across column, a floral swag; at top, apparent base of spandrel of "a".
Credit Line:
Gift of Paul F. Franco
Accession Number:
1938-50-1-a,b
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Wallcoverings Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-50-1-a_b