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On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H , Case 93, Shelf H, Box 57

Wallpaper

1865-66 (manufactured)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Wallpaper pattern book containing 140 specimens, including different colourways; each stamped on the back with serial number etc; Contains colour prints from wood blocks, marbled papers etc.


object details
Category
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Book containing specimen prints from wood blocks, marbled papers etc, on paper
Brief Description
Wallpaper pattern book containing 140 specimens, including different colourways; Colour prints from wood blocks, marbled papers etc; Produced by John Woollams & Co.; England; 1865-66.
Physical Description
Wallpaper pattern book containing 140 specimens, including different colourways; each stamped on the back with serial number etc; Contains colour prints from wood blocks, marbled papers etc.
Dimensions
  • Size of volume height: 54.3cm
  • Size of volume width: 52.7cm
Dimensions from: 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.
Credit line
Given by John Woollams & Co.
Object history
Given by John Woollams & Co.
Bibliographic Reference
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.
Collection
Accession Number
E.2-1897

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record createdMarch 12, 2009
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