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Wallpaper

Wallpaper

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    Late 19th century - early 20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    C. F. A. Voysey, born 1857 - died 1941 (designer)
    Essex & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour machine print, on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.315-1974

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2B, shelf DR86, box DW8A

Physical description

Portion of wallpaper with a pattern of birds on fruit-bearing branches; Colour machine print, on paper; Numbered Essex No. A.16.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

Late 19th century - early 20th century (made)

Artist/maker

C. F. A. Voysey, born 1857 - died 1941 (designer)
Essex & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour machine print, on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Numbered Essex No. A.16.

Dimensions

Height: 75.9 cm, Width: 53.1 cm

Descriptive line

Portion of wallpaper with a pattern of birds on fruit-bearing branches; Colour machine print, on paper; Numbered 'Essex No. A.16'; Designed by C. F. A. Voysey; Produced by Essex & Co.; England; Late 19th - early 20th century.

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

Colour machine print

Subjects depicted

Branches; Birds; Fruit

Categories

Wall coverings; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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