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Wallpaper design

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1910 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour woodblock print, on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Guildhall Library

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EXP, shelf B

Physical description

Length of pilaster wallpaper, printed from wood blocks on paper, showing roses of various types and colours and jasmine,

Place of Origin

England (made)


ca. 1910 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Colour woodblock print, on paper


Height: 177.8 cm, Width: 28.6 cm

Descriptive line

Length of wallpaper pilaster, colour print from wood blocks, English, ca.1910.

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 1952. London: HMSO, 1963.




Wood block

Subjects depicted

Flowers (plants); Roses


Wall coverings; Prints; Designs; Drawings


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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