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Wallpaper

  • Place of origin:

    Doddington Hall (paper hung)
    England (manufactured)

  • Date:

    Second half of 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Flock on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr G. E. Jarvis.

  • Museum number:

    E.477-1914

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case DW, shelf 37

Physical description

Portion of wallpaper with a foliate pattern in green flock on a cream-coloured ground; stamped on the back with the Excise duty stamp and First Account Taken J60.

Place of Origin

Doddington Hall (paper hung)
England (manufactured)

Date

Second half of 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Flock on paper

Marks and inscriptions

First Account Taken J60
Stamped on the back with the Excise duty stamp and First Account Taken J60.

Dimensions

Height: 28.6 cm portion, Width: 24.5 cm portion

Object history note

Given by Mr G. E. Jarvis.
Provenance: Doddington Hall, Lincolnshire.

Descriptive line

Portion of wallpaper with a foliate pattern in green flock on a cream-coloured ground; Stamped on the back with the Excise duty stamp; From Doddington Hall, Lincolnshire ; English; 1750-1800.

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.

Materials

Flock; Paper

Techniques

Flocking

Subjects depicted

Foliation (pattern)

Categories

Wall coverings; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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