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Olga Hirsch Collection of Decorated Papers (Page 3)

The Olga Hirsch collection of decorated papers, bequeathed in 1968, comprises over 3,500 sheets of paper and around 130 books in paper wrappers or with decorated end-leaves.

BOX 5 (J240-J321) Embossed in Gold: Pictorial & Lettering

  • J240-280 Embossed gold & silver on coloured paper, saints
    • J240 Attributed to Johann Michael Munck (Augsburg)
    • J241-2 From Augsburg
    • J243 Paul Reimund (Nuremberg) no 36
    • J246 Georg Daniel Reimund (Nuremberg)
    • J251 Johann Michael Munck (Augsburg) no 40
    • J254 Johann Carl Munck (Augsburg) no 73?
    • J255-8 Johann Carl Munck (Augsburg) no 73?
    • J259 Johann Kochel (Fürth)
    • J260-2 Johann Kochel (Fürth)
    • J263 Paul Reimund (Nuremberg) no 132
    • J272 G N & Abel Renner (Nuremberg)
    • J273-8 same as 272
    • J279 Johann Carl Munck (Augsburg)
  • J281-300 Embossed gilt on coloured paper, animals, birds, Adam & Eve
    • J281 Paul Reimund (Nuremberg)
    • J286 From Fürth
    • J290-3 G N & Abel Renner (Nuremberg)
    • J294 Johann Lechner (Fürth) no 9
    • J295-8 G N & Abel Renner (Nuremberg)
  • J301-315 Embossed gilt on coloured paper, figures & scenes
    • J301 Johann Carl Munck (Augsburg)
    • J302 P? Deyser (Augsburg)
    • J303 Georg Daniel Reimund (Nuremberg) no 40
    • J304 Attributed to Johann Carl Munck (Augsburg) reverse of J301
    • J307 Paul Reimund (Nuremberg) no 61
    • J310 Paul Reimund (Nuremberg)
    • J311 Attributed to Paul Reimund (Nuremberg)
  • J316-321 Embossed gilt on coloured paper, lettering
    • J316 Johann Michael Munck (Augsburg)
    • J317 Attributed to Johann Lechner (Fürth)
    • J318 Johann Lechner no 26, same as J317
    • J319 Attributed to Johann Georg Eckart (Nuremberg), a copy of J320
    • J320 Paul Reimund (Nuremberg) no 60
    • J321 G N & Abel Renner (Nuremberg)

BOX 6 (J322-J485) Blockprints & Cotton Papers: Rococco, Monochrome, Various Colours

  • J322-324 Blockprints, wallpapers, 18c-20c, multicoloured
  • J324a-e Wallpaper from William Morris’ house Kelmscott
  • J325-333 Blockprints one colour only
  • J334-340 Figures, animals, birds, 18c
  • J341-361 Blockprints, multicoloured, floral, music book covers, 18c
  • J362-364 Missing
  • J365-367 Blockprints floral
  • J368-392 Blockprints one colour only
  • J393-423 Blockprints large patterns, mainly floral, multicoloured
  • J424-442 Cotton papers (pins driven in woodblock method)
  • J443-455 Blockprints, rococco, small patterns
  • J456-485 Blockprints, small patterns

BOX 7 (J486-J595) Blockprints: Monochrome (18th & 19th centuries)

  • J486-510 Mainly single colours
  • J511-544 Red
  • J545-566 Single colours except red & blue
  • J567-593 Blue
  • J594-595 Stripes

BOX 8 (J596-J827) Blockprints (18th & early 19th centuries)

  • J596-614 Blockprints
  • J615-626 Blockprints, patterns with squares
  • J627-656 Blockprints, multicoloured, patterned
  • J657-674 Blockprints, multicoloured, patterned
  • J675-693
  • J694-741
  • J742-827

BOX 9 (J828-J1021b) Blockprints: Leaves, Flowers & Stripes (18th & early 19th centuries)

  • J828-882 Small flowers & leaves
  • J883-918 Flowers & stripes
  • J919-957 Mainly striped
  • J958-988 Floral on background with wide stripes
  • J989-1021 Small patterns mainly floral on striped ground

BOX 10 (J1022-J1098) Blockprints: Some Used For Cotton Printing (18th & early 19th centuries)

  • J1022-1027a Striped background
  • J1028-1045 Striped patterns
  • J1046-1058 Flat, lozenge and diamond patterns
  • J1059-1060 Square patterns
  • J1061-1066 Various
  • J1067-1080 Dotted background
  • J1081-1098 Italian
  • J1092 Carlo Bertinazzi (Bologna)
  • J1093 Carlo Bertinazzi (Bologna) no 111