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  • Wallpaper
    Dresser, Christopher, born 1834 - died 1904
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  • Place of origin:

    England (manufactured)

  • Date:

    ca. 1877-80 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Dresser, Christopher, born 1834 - died 1904 (designer)
    Jeffrey & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour block print on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 514a, case EXP

Physical description

Decorator's wallpaper specimen panel; colour print on paper.

Place of Origin

England (manufactured)


ca. 1877-80 (manufactured)


Dresser, Christopher, born 1834 - died 1904 (designer)
Jeffrey & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour block print on paper


Height: 265 cm, Width: 53 cm

Descriptive line

Decorator's wallpaper specimen panel; Colour print on paper; Produced by Jeffrey & Co.; England; ca. 1877-80.

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 1953 London: HMSO, 1963


Printing ink; Paper


Block printing


Wall coverings; Interiors; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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