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Medium:
Block-printed paper
Dimensions:
60.5 x 48.5 cm (23 13/16 x 19 1/8 in.)
Type:
Wallcoverings
Sidewall
Made in:
England
Date:
1870–85
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Chinoiserie design. a) features a white crane on a platform. Leaf clusters having the appearance of maple and oak and butterflies. Printed on a brown ground; b) contains 2 ornate bamboo frames, each with an Asian woman. In the alternating corners are white lilies and foliage. Printed on a deep burgundy ground.
Credit Line:
Gift of Harvey Smith
Accession Number:
1968-111-237-a,b
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Wallcoverings Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq444f6c8d6-f16f-4bac-a2a4-a12b5cf82eb2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1968-111-237-a_b