Briar

Wallpaper
1901 (made)
Briar thumbnail 1
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Portion of 'Briar' wallpaper, an all-over brick repeat pattern of briar roses, with thorned stems, on a pale ground; Colour machine print, on paper; Signed and dated in ink on the mount C.F.A. Voysey 1901, inscribed with title and numbered 64024.


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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Colour machine print, on paper
Brief Description
Portion of 'Briar' wallpaper, an all-over brick repeat pattern of briar roses, with thorned stems, on a pale ground; Colour machine print, on paper; Signed and dated in ink on the mount; Designed by C.F.A. Voysey; Produced by Essex & Co.; England; 1901.
Physical Description
Portion of 'Briar' wallpaper, an all-over brick repeat pattern of briar roses, with thorned stems, on a pale ground; Colour machine print, on paper; Signed and dated in ink on the mount C.F.A. Voysey 1901, inscribed with title and numbered 64024.
Dimensions
  • Portion height: 67.9cm
  • Portion width: 53.2cm
Marks and Inscriptions
Signed and dated in ink on the mount C.F.A. Voysey 1901, inscribed with title and numbered 64024.
Credit line
Given by Courtaulds Ltd
Object history
Given by Courtaulds Ltd.
Subject depicted
Associated Objects
Bibliographic Reference
Oman, Charles C. and Hamilton, Jean. Wallpapers: a history and illustrated catalogue of the collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum. London: Sotheby Publications, in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1982.
Collection
Accession Number
E.313-1974

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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