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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.3947-1923

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Design for a wallpaper with an all-over floral design of branches with pink and white blossom, on a pale ground; With pencil lines demonstrating the proposed edges of the printing block; The colour chart below the design; Watercolour and pencil, on paper.

Date

1910-1913 (made)

Artist/maker

Wilcock, Arthur (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and pencil, on paper

Marks and inscriptions

No 7353
Lettered by hand below the design.

Object history note

Given by the artist.

Descriptive line

Design for a wallpaper with an all-over floral design of branches with pink and white blossom, on a pale ground; With pencil lines demonstrating the proposed edges of the printing block; The colour chart below the design; 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

Floral pattern; Branches (tree); Blossom

Categories

Wall coverings; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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