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Wallpaper

  • Place of origin:

    Shelsley Bank (paper hung)
    England (manufactured)

  • Date:

    early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour woodblock print, on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E. G. Hill

  • Museum number:

    E.710-1921

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case DW, shelf 3

Physical description

Panel of wallpaper with a floral arabesque design incorporating the Garter Star; Colour woodblock print, on paper; Stamped on the back with the Georgian Excise duty stamp and First Account Taken.

Place of Origin

Shelsley Bank (paper hung)
England (manufactured)

Date

early 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Colour woodblock print, on paper

Marks and inscriptions

First Account Taken
Stamped on the back with the Georgian Excise duty stamp and First Account Taken.

Dimensions

Height: 149.9 cm panel, Width: 53.1 cm panel

Object history note

Given by Mrs E. G. Hill.

Provenance: Shelsley Bank, Stanford Bridge, Worcestershire.

Descriptive line

Panel of wallpaper with a floral arabesque design incorporating the Garter Star; Colour woodblock print, on paper; Provenance: Shelsley Bank, Stanford Bridge, Worcestershire; English; Early 19th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

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.

Production Note

Provenance: Shelsley Bank, Stanford Bridge, Worcestershire.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Colour woodblock print

Subjects depicted

Garter Star; Arabesques

Categories

Wall coverings; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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