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Wallpaper

  • Place of origin:

    England (manufactured)

  • Date:

    ca. 1920-30 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour woodblock print, on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Arthur Sanderson & Sons' branch of the Wallpaper Manufacturers Ltd.

  • Museum number:

    E.3011-1930

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case DW, shelf 47

Physical description

Specimen of wallpaper with branches of leaves and large fruit, on a pale ground featuring grape vines; Colour woodblock print, on paper.

Place of Origin

England (manufactured)

Date

ca. 1920-30 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Colour woodblock print, on paper

Dimensions

Height: 91.5 cm, Width: 54.7 cm

Object history note

Given by the Arthur Sanderson & Sons' branch of the Wallpaper Manufacturers Ltd.

Descriptive line

Specimen of wallpaper with branches of leaves and large fruit, on a pale ground featuring grape vines; Colour woodblock print, on paper; Anonymous; English; ca. 1920-30.

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

Paper

Techniques

Colour woodblock print

Subjects depicted

Grapes; Leaf (plant material); Fruit; Grape vine; Vine-leaves

Categories

Wall coverings; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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