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Wallpaper
  • Wallpaper
    Sedding, John Dando, born 1838 - died 1891
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Wallpaper

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1885 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sedding, John Dando, born 1838 - died 1891 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour woodblock print, in white on brown paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Sydney Vacher

  • Museum number:

    E.2228-1913

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case BOX, shelf 202

Physical description

Portion of wallpaper with a scrolling foliate pattern; Colour woodblock print, in white on brown paper.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1885 (made)

Artist/maker

Sedding, John Dando, born 1838 - died 1891 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour woodblock print, in white on brown paper

Dimensions

Height: 72 cm, Width: 53.2 cm

Object history note

Given by Mr Sydney Vacher.

Descriptive line

Portion of wallpaper with a scrolling foliate pattern; Colour woodblock print, in white on brown paper; Design by John Dando Sedding; England; ca. 1885.

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 Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1913, London: Printed for His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1914

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Colour woodblock print

Subjects depicted

Foliation (pattern); Scrolling foliage

Categories

Wall coverings; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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