Block printed by hand in black paste and over-stencilled in pink to create a two colour, repeat pattern paper for covers and endpapers.
The pattern is florets within diamonds.
The base paper is antique linen rag printers waste. You can see the original text which was letterpress printed on the sheet through the newly applied pattern.
Size - 410 x 260 mm, 16 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches.