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Floral Wallpaper Designs

Artist:
Parke E. Edwards (American, 1892–1975)
Date:
1913
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 x 11 15/16 in. (45.7 x 30.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Peter H. B. Frelinghuysen Gift and funds from various donors, 1993
Accession Number:
1992.1041.60
Not on view
Signature: Lower right, in graphite: "P. Edwards. Dec. 1.13"

Inscription: Top center, in watercolor: "- SKETCHES - / WALL - PAPER -"
Center, under each design, from top to bottom, in graphite: "- Aconitum -", "Cobaea Scandene -" (?), "- Japanese Jewelvine -", "- Cosmos -"
Robert Edwards; Vendor: The Artsman (An Association to Advance Arts and Crafts Ideals in America) (Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," July 11, 1994–September 19, 1994.

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