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Wallpaper - The Berthault Frieze
  • The Berthault Frieze
    Weir, Harrison William, born 1824 - died 1906
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The Berthault Frieze

  • Object:

    Wallpaper

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1906 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Weir, Harrison William, born 1824 - died 1906 (designer)
    Essex & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour machine print, on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Wallpaper Manufacturers Ltd.

  • Museum number:

    E.1833-1934

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2B, shelf DR56, box DW4

Physical description

Portion of 'The Berthault Frieze' wallpaper; Colour machine print, on paper.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1906 (made)

Artist/maker

Weir, Harrison William, born 1824 - died 1906 (designer)
Essex & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour machine print, on paper

Dimensions

Height: 49.5 cm, Width: 76.2 cm

Object history note

Given by the Wallpaper Manufacturers Ltd.

Descriptive line

Portion of 'The Berthault Frieze' wallpaper; Colour machine print, on paper; Designed by Harrison William Weir; Produced by Essex & Co.; England; 1906.

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 machine print

Categories

Wall coverings; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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