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Portfolio with Image of St. Goar

1971.901 (RS117872)

Description

Two boards with blue leather binding. Features harbor scene of St. Goar, on the Rhine, centered in the cover and surrounded by gilt arabesques; gilt floral sprig on back; lined with lime green and gilt Chinoiserie paper with interior folder of the same paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
leather
paper (fiber product)
papier mâché
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
Harbor
harbors
Leather
leather
paper (fiber product)
Papier Mache
papier mâché
PORTFOLIO
portfolios (containers)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
9.125 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.901
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5619

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