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Textile design - The Rose
  • The Rose
    Vigers, Allan Francis, born 1858 - died 1921
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The Rose

  • Object:

    Textile design

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1903 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vigers, Allan Francis, born 1858 - died 1921 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and body colour over preliminary pencil

  • Museum number:

    E.5513-1960

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MM, shelf 11

Physical description

Design for a printed linen, signed and dated 'A F V 1903', inscribed by the artist with colour notes etc. 'Design for printed linen Allan F Vigers' and on the back 'Allan Vigers Spring House Merton Park Wimbledon' and numbered 'B 813'.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1903 (made)

Artist/maker

Vigers, Allan Francis, born 1858 - died 1921 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and body colour over preliminary pencil

Marks and inscriptions

'A F V 1903'
Signed and dated

'Design for printed linen Allan F Vigers'
Inscribed by the artist with colour notes etc.

'Allan Vigers Spring House Merton Park Wimbledon'
Inscribed on the back

'B 813'
Numbered

Dimensions

Height: 67.95 cm, Width: 100.97 cm

Descriptive line

Allan Francis Vigers. "The Rose". Design for a printed linen with a floral design. British, 1903

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1960 and 1961 London: HMSO, 1964
John Murdoch and Susan Lambert, Summary Catalogue of Textile Designs 1840-1985 in the V. & A. Museum and colour microfiche, Surrey: Emmett Microform, 1986

Materials

Watercolour; Body colour; Pencil

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Roses

Categories

Textiles; Designs; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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