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

Wallpaper

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

Portion of wallpaper with a design of small sprigs of flowers in green and white, and a matching border; Colour woodblock print, on paper.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Colour woodblock print, on paper
Brief Description
Portion of wallpaper with a design of small sprigs of flowers in green and white, and a matching border; Colour woodblock print, on paper; English; Early 19th century.
Physical Description
Portion of wallpaper with a design of small sprigs of flowers in green and white, and a matching border; Colour woodblock print, on paper.
Dimensions
  • Overall size height: 23.5cm
  • Overall size width: 55.5cm
  • Border height: 18.3cm
  • Border width: 3.7cm
Dimensions 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.



Another sample of this pattern, in grey, black and white is E.2240-1974.
Subjects depicted
Associated Object
E.2240-1974 (Colourway)
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.2252-1966

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record createdDecember 10, 2008
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