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Wallpaper

  • Place of origin:

    England (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1903 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Arthur Sanderson & Sons Ltd. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour woodblock print, on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Mary Peerless

  • Museum number:

    E.492-1967

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case DW, shelf 34, box A

Physical description

Portion of a wallpaper frieze with a stylized design of an orchard; Colour woodblock print, on paper.

Place of Origin

England (manufactured)

Date

1903 (made)

Artist/maker

Arthur Sanderson & Sons Ltd. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour woodblock print, on paper

Dimensions

Height: 27.6 cm, Width: 34.3 cm

Object history note

Given by Miss Mary Peerless.

This frieze was designed to go with the ‘Heysham’ filling. JDA (1903), plate on p 361; Decorators’ and Painters’ Magazine (1903-1904), vol III, plate on p 308.

Descriptive line

Portion of a wallpaper frieze with a stylized design of an orchard; Colour woodblock print, on paper; Produced by Arthur Sanderson & Sons Ltd; English; 1903.

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.
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1967 . London: HMSO, 1968.

Production Note

This frieze was designed to go with the ‘Heysham’ filling. JDA (1903), plate on p 361; Decorators’ and Painters’ Magazine (1903-1904), vol III, plate on p 308.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Colour woodblock print

Subjects depicted

Orchards

Categories

Wall coverings; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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