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  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1970-1980 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Beard, Linda (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour line block

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 151

Physical description

A paper carrier bag, reproducing Linda Beard's Chinoise' design, depicting a central image of birds in a cherry blossom tree around which is a border consisting of a leafy pattern.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


ca. 1970-1980 (made)


Beard, Linda (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Colour line block

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered on the base with copyright information


Height: 41.8 cm folded, Width: 29 cm folded

Object history note

The design on the bag is a reproduction of Linda Beard's wallpaper design for Coloroll 'Chinoise'.

Descriptive line

Print by Linda Beard, paper carrier bag for the interior decorating store Coloroll, reproducing Beard's 'Chinoise' design, colour line block, Great Britain, ca. 1970-1980

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1991




Line block

Subjects depicted

Birds; Trees; Leaves; Cherry blossom


Prints; Containers; Labels & packaging; Animals and Wildlife; Shopping; Wall coverings


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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