- School & Youth
- Get Involved
Fragment of wallpaper used to cover a book from Sandwich, Massachusetts. French floral pattern block-printed with bouquets, fruit, and exotic birds on a background of pin dots.
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
"Fragment of wall paper / used to cover a school book / in Sandwich, Mass - / Note pin dotting in background all over / Indicates a more expensive paper / probably French." (handwritten)
"A / A" (Original owner's graffiti ? Pen and ink.)
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
14 x 8 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Gift of Bernard Scott