Box

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

GUSN

GUSN-272233

Description

Square wooden box (A) with lid (B). Wallpaper covers edges, corners and rim of box. Paper cut to less than one inch width, cut in fan shape for corners. Paper is a block-printed white dot and floral design on blue ground. The underside of the lid is covered in a geometric pattern in green, gray and black cut and pasted with paper from outer box wallpaper designs cut and pasted on top.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
wood (plant material)
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
Box

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Additional Identification Number

2001.316AB

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 3/16 x 11 1/8 x 11 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.36AB

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

geometric
dot
Floral