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Embroidery design

Embroidery design

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1810-1825 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, pen and ink, wash and watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Joy Packenham

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 10, box A

Physical description

1 of 100 white-work patterns. 84 pages (2 torn, others missing) of laid paper, in volume, quarter-bound in red leather, marbled boards, together with loose patterns on various papers, some pricked for transfer, others bearing watermarks with dates ranging from 1813 to 1822.

Place of Origin

England (made)


1810-1825 (made)


Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, pen and ink, wash and watercolour


Height: 23.50 cm size of volume, Width: 20.32 cm size of volume

Descriptive line

Unknown. Design for a white-work embroidery pattern. British, 1810-1825

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1955-1956 London: HMSO, 1963


Pencil; Pen and ink; Wash; Watercolour




Drawings; Embroidery; Designs; Textiles


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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