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Wallpaper

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed in black and white on a buff-coloured ground from wood blocks

  • Museum number:

    E.614:2-1994

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2B, shelf DR85, box DW9

Physical description

A fragment of wallpaper, 1 of 8, with patterns of peacocks, chickens, stags and flowers printed in black and white on a buff-coloured ground.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1700 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Printed in black and white on a buff-coloured ground from wood blocks

Dimensions

Height: 39 cm irregular, maximum, Width: 23.7 cm irregular, maximum

Descriptive line

A fragment of wallpaper, 1 of 8 with patterns of peacocks, chickens, stags and flowers, wood block print, Great Britain, ca. 1700

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1994

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Block printing

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Peacocks; Chickens; Stags

Categories

Wall coverings; Animals and Wildlife

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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