Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1825-1835

GUSN

GUSN-176862

Description

Oval bandbox (A) with lid (B) and lined with newspaper. Large-scale leaf pattern blockprinted in blue and red on a blended yellow, white and blue ground. There are two thin strips of another paper (probably Renaissance Revival) on the edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Bandbox

Additional Identification Number

468
1924.438

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

12 1/4 x 20 1/2 x 15 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1924.438AB

Places

Possibly France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Engraved

Design Technique

Irise

Form

Bandbox

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

leaves