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Wallpaper design
  • Wallpaper design
    Minton, John, born 1917 - died 1957
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Wallpaper design

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1956 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Minton, John, born 1917 - died 1957 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Poster colours, and some pencil, on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Shand Kydd Ltd

  • Museum number:

    E.1273-1980

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2A, shelf SH15, box DW35

Physical description

Design for a wallpaper; Poster colours, and some pencil, on paper.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1956 (designed)

Artist/maker

Minton, John, born 1917 - died 1957 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Poster colours, and some pencil, on paper

Object history note

Given by Shand Kydd Ltd.

Descriptive line

Design for a wallpaper; Poster colours, and some pencil, on paper; By John Minton; Designed for Shand Kydd Ltd. but not used by the manufacturer; England; ca. 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.

Production Note

This design was created for Shand Kydd Ltd. but were not used by the manufacturer.

Materials

Paper; Poster colour; Pencil

Techniques

Painting; Drawing

Categories

Wall coverings; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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