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Design for a printed textile
  • Design for a printed textile
    Thomas Vaughan & Sons
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Design for a printed textile

  • Place of origin:

    London (designed)

  • Date:

    1820s (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Thomas Vaughan & Sons (designers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 84

Physical description

Watercolour trial sketches for delicate floral stripes

Place of Origin

London (designed)


1820s (designed)


Thomas Vaughan & Sons (designers)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on paper


height: 11.4 cm, width: 21 cm

Descriptive line

Trial sketches for delicate floral stripes, Thomas Vaughan & Sons, English, 1820s

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

Hefford, Wendy The Victoria & Albert Museum’s Textile Collection: Design for Printed Textiles in England from 1750 to 1850. London: V&A Publications, 2002
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1913, London: Printed for His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1914



Subjects depicted

Watercolour; Stripes; Motifs; Pattern (design element); Floral


Textiles; Designs; Drawings; Paintings


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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