Handscreen

Block-printed paper leaf with applied lithograph, turned wood handle | early 19th century

Unknown Maker

Hexagonal handscreen with a circular medallion in the center with a classical scene, surrounded by floral borders in green and white.

Credit: Gift of Eleanor Garnier Hewitt
Object: 1931-40-29-a

Image and text © Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Mus...
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