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School Book Cover

2000.2213 (RS29082)

Description

Fragment of wallpaper mounted on a bookcover made of parchment. Printed in olive green flock on a crimson ground. The content of the book is that of a school primer or book or accounts.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1770
date inside book (1783)
Location of origin
England
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Dimensions
6 1/4 x 13 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.2213
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178075

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
stripes
flowers
foliage
pinstripes
Design Technique
Flocked
Form
School Book Cover
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Design Technique
Flocked

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