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Celui qui aime ecrit sur les murs One who loves writes on the walls

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Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Description
Motifs, which appear to be scattered at random, include stylized birds, foliage, music signatures, fragments of sheet music, clouds, plaid squares. Printed in tan, black, red, and dull green against a beige background. Dada-styled wallpaper.
Designer
Jean Lurçat, French, 1892–1966
Manufacturer
Pierre Chareau, French, 1883–1950
Date
ca. 1924
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Cornelius Sullivan
Medium
Block printed on machine-made paper
Type
Wallcoverings
Object Name
Sidewall
Type
Sidewall
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Wallcoverings Department
Accession Number
1930-21-1-c
made in
Paris, France