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Bandbox

1930.1620 (RS180427)

Description

Fragment of landscape figure wallpaper. Scene shows classically dressed female figure playing a lute while cupid dances in front of a fruit tree. Printed in green, black and white on grey ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
9 x 9 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.1620
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
176744

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Cupid
fruit tree
Period/Style
Landscape figure
Form
Bandbox
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Theme
Romance, love
Paper Type
Handmade
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height Incomplete (inches)

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