Briar

Wallpaper
1924 (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

Portion of 'Briar' wallpaper, an all-over brick repeat pattern of briar roses, with thorned stems; Colour machine print, on paper.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Colour machine print, on paper
Brief Description
Portion of 'Briar' wallpaper, an all-over brick repeat pattern of briar roses, with thorned stems; Colour machine print, on paper; Designed by C. F. A. Voysey; Produced by Lightbown, Aspinall & Co.; England; 1924.
Physical Description
Portion of 'Briar' wallpaper, an all-over brick repeat pattern of briar roses, with thorned stems; Colour machine print, on paper.
Dimensions
  • Height: 73.4cm
  • Width: 52.2cm
Credit line
Given by the Wallpaper Manufacturers Ltd.
Object history
Given by the Wallpaper Manufacturers Ltd.
Production
This design was produced at twice this size by Essex & Co. in 1901. See E.313-1974.
Subjects depicted
Associated Objects
Bibliographic References
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings Accessions 1934 London: Published under the Authority of the Board of Education, 1935
Collection
Accession Number
E.1927-1934

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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