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"Paper"

Object Number: 
1941.121
Date: 
1820-1850
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 11 in. ( 20.3 x 27.9 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on banner: "PAPER." printed: all over: "PAPER MILL"/ Collecting Rags./ Writting and Drawing Lesson. / Public Reading Room. / Cards/ Puzzle/ Hat-boxes/ ..."
Description: 
Linen copperplate-printed 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
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group