overall: 12 1/4 x 7 1/4 x 1 in.
handwritten in ink: on paper collector's label affixed to reverse: "2723 / French"
painted in red: on one short side: "23"
Rectangular wooden printing block (probably for textiles) with pattern carved in relief; S-shaped swag with scalloped edges, bow at center, and flowers surrounding it; surface area of swag with all over arrangement of metal spikes; indentations carved on two edges of reverse to facilitate gripping by hand.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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