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Wall paper printing block (2)

Object Number: 
1924.124a
Date: 
1780-1830
Medium: 
Fruitwood, pine
Dimensions: 
Overall: 21 1/8 × 10 1/2 × 1 3/4 in. (53.7 × 26.7 × 4.4 cm)
Description: 
One of two laminated wooden printing blocks for wallpaper, each with a pattern of floral garlands, swags, and bows carved in relief out of fruitwood applied to pine board backing.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group