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Wallpaper

Wallpaper

  • Place of origin:

    England (manufactured)

  • Date:

    ca. 1905 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour woodblock print, on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Mary Peerless

  • Museum number:

    E.474-1967

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2B, shelf DR84, box DW10

Physical description

Portion of wallpaper frieze with six women dancing in the open air, holding hands in a circle; Colour woodblock print, on paper.

Place of Origin

England (manufactured)

Date

ca. 1905 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Colour woodblock print, on paper

Dimensions

Height: 62.5 cm portion, Width: 50.6 cm portion

Object history note

Given by Miss Mary Peerless.

Descriptive line

Portion of wallpaper frieze with six women dancing in the open air, holding hands in a circle; Colour woodblock print, on paper; English; ca. 1905.

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.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Colour woodblock print

Subjects depicted

Dance; Women

Categories

Wall coverings; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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