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Wallpaper - Wallpaper frieze
  • Wallpaper frieze
    Talbert, Bruce James, born 1838 - died 1881
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Wallpaper frieze

  • Object:

    Wallpaper

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    late 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Talbert, Bruce James, born 1838 - died 1881 (designer)
    Jeffrey & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour print from wood blocks, paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Wall Paper Manufacturers, Ltd.

  • Museum number:

    E.1879-1934

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case DW, shelf 15

Physical description

Portion of wallpaper frieze, with a design of sunflowers and foliage; To be used with the wallpaper 'The Sunflower' (see E.37-1945 for wallpaper design).

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

late 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Talbert, Bruce James, born 1838 - died 1881 (designer)
Jeffrey & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour print from wood blocks, paper

Descriptive line

Portion of wallpaper frieze, with a design of sunflowers and foliage; To be used with the wallpaper 'The Sunflower'; Designed by Bruce James Talbert; Produced by Jeffrey & Co.; England; Late 19th century.

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

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

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Colour woodblock print

Subjects depicted

Foliage; Sunflower

Categories

Prints; Wall coverings; Interiors; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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