The Rose

Textile Design
1903 (made)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

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'.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Watercolour and body colour over preliminary pencil
Brief Description
Allan Francis Vigers. "The Rose". Design for a printed linen with a floral design. British, 1903
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'.
Dimensions
  • Height: 67.95cm
  • Width: 100.97cm
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)
Subject depicted
Associated Object
T.58-1953 (Design)
Bibliographic References
  • 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
Collection
Accession Number
E.5513-1960

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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