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Arbour

  • Object:

    Wallpaper

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1956 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    John Farleigh, born 1900 - died 1965 (designer)
    John Line & Sons Ltd. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Screen print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Shand Kydd Ltd

  • Museum number:

    E.1081-1970

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 514a, case SH, shelf 2

Physical description

Portion of 'Arbour' wallpaper; Screen print on paper; Within a pattern book containing thirty-six specimens, including different colourways, and notes by the artist about each design; each lettered on the selvedge with title etc; full bound in grey buckram, with coiled wire spine and Line on the front cover.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1956 (made)

Artist/maker

John Farleigh, born 1900 - died 1965 (designer)
John Line & Sons Ltd. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Screen print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered on the selvedge with title.

Dimensions

Height: 54 cm size of volume, Width: 54 cm size of volume

Object history note

Given by Shand Kydd Ltd.

Descriptive line

Portion of 'Arbour' wallpaper; Screen print on paper; Designed by John Frederick William Charles Farleigh; Within a pattern book containing thirty-six specimens (E.1074-1109-1970), including different colourways, and notes by the artist about each design; each lettered on the selvedge with title etc; full bound in grey buckram, with coiled wire spine and Line on the front cover; Produced by John Line & Sons Ltd.; England; 1956.

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

Screen print

Categories

Wall coverings; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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