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Wallpaper

  • Date:

    1910-1913 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wilcock, Arthur (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and pencil, on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the artist

  • Museum number:

    E.3951-1923

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case DW, shelf 61

Physical description

Design for a wallpaper dado, featuring overlapping undulating lines of flowers, in grey on a pale ground; with a suggestion of a strip of moulded beading above, in brown; Watercolour and pencil, on paper.

Date

1910-1913 (made)

Artist/maker

Wilcock, Arthur (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and pencil, on paper

Object history note

Given by the artist.

Descriptive line

Design for a wallpaper dado, featuring overlapping undulating lines of flowers, in grey on a pale ground; with a suggestion of a strip of moulded beading above, in brown; Watercolour and pencil, on paper; By Arthur Willcock (Wilcock); 1910-13.

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.

Materials

Paper; Water-colour; Pencil

Techniques

Painting (image-making); Drawing (image-making)

Subjects depicted

Beading (edging pattern); Undulating; Running ornament; Flowers; Floral motifs

Categories

Wall coverings; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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