Bandbox (Wallpaper box)

  • Category:

    Works on Paper

  • Creator (Role):

    Daniel S. Gladding (Manufacturer)

  • Place of Origin:

    New Haven, Connecticut, New England, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1835-1850

  • Materials:

    Paper; Paint; Board; String

  • Techniques:

    Painted

  • Museum Object Number:

    1964.2032 A, B


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1964.2032 A, B

Object Name

Bandbox (Wallpaper box)

Category

Works on Paper

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

Daniel S. Gladding (Manufacturer)
"D.S. GLADDING,/ At his BANDBOX FACTORY, Union Street, New/Haven, keeps constantly on hand a/ great variety of/ BANDBOXES,/ made in the neatest manner, at wholesale or/ retail./ All orders from abroad punctually attended to." Found on Bandbox 1964.2032 A, B

Place of Origin

New Haven, Connecticut, New England, United States, North America

Date

1835-1850

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Label; Inside the bottom of the box; "D.S. GLADDING,/ At his BANDBOX FACTORY, Union Street, New/Haven, keeps constantly on hand a/ great variety of/ BANDBOXES,/ made in the neatest manner, at wholesale or/ retail./ All orders from abroad punctually attended to."

Subjects

Maritime; Animals

Materials

Paper; Paint; Board; String

Techniques

Painted

Dimensions (inches)

14 (H) , 19.125 (W) , 15.375 (D)

Dimensions (centimeters)

35.56 (H) , 48.578 (W) , 39.053 (D)

Measurement Notes

OW and OD are at the top.

Object Description

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