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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C , Case DW, Shelf 43

Wallpaper

late 18th or early 19th century (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Two fragments of wallpaper with a design of small single flowers, in white, on a background of regular dots; Colour woodblock print, on paper.


object details
Category
Object Type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.
(Some alternative part names are also shown below)
  • Wallpaper
  • Print
  • Wallpaper
  • Print
Materials and Techniques
Colour woodblock print, on paper
Brief Description
Two fragments of wallpaper with a design of small single flowers, in white, on a background of regular dots; Colour woodblock print, on paper; English; Late 18th or early 19th century.
Physical Description
Two fragments of wallpaper with a design of small single flowers, in white, on a background of regular dots; Colour woodblock print, on paper.
DimensionsDimensions from: 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.
Credit line
Given by Mr John B. Fowler
Object history
Given by Mr John B. Fowler.
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic References
  • 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.
  • Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1966 pub. HMSO 1967
Collection
Accession Number
E.2253-1966

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record createdDecember 10, 2008
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