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"Paper"

"Paper"
Title
"Paper"
Date 
1820-1850
Medium 
Linen
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 x 11 in. ( 20.3 x 27.9 cm )
Description 
Linen copper-engraved handkerchief titled, "Paper"; central image of a paper mill surrounded by twelve images and vignettes relating to the manufacture and use of paper; printed in sepia ink on a white ground, floral border with banner at top center.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number 
1941.121
Marks 
printed: on banner: "PAPER." printed: all over: "PAPER MILL"/ Collecting Rags./ Writting and Drawing Lesson. / Public Reading Room. / Cards/ Puzzle/ Hat-boxes/ ..."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group