617.Swedish bonad by Mats Olaf Andersson.1798-1876. From the town of Boda, Sweden in the county of Darlarna. You can tell bonads from Dalarna ,they always have large vegetation as you can see here at the sides growing from pots. Dated 1845, painted on paper and mounted on board. Most bonads are narrow and long,
sometimes up to ten feet long.This one is large and
square measuring H.42 in.,W.46 in(104cm by 116cm).