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Design drawing - Design for wallpaper
  • Design for wallpaper
    A.W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852
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Design for wallpaper

  • Object:

    Design drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1851 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    A.W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil and yellow, blue, green and brown washes.

  • Museum number:

    D.699-1908

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case DD, shelf 27

Physical description

Designs (on 2 sheets), probably full-size, for a wallpaper. Finished design containing two green birds in parallelograms, a fleur-de-lys in a diamond and four small square floral and foliage patterns.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1851 (made)

Artist/maker

A.W. Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil and yellow, blue, green and brown washes.

Dimensions

Height: 533 mm, Width: 585 mm

Descriptive line

Designs (on 2 sheets), probably full-size, for a wallpaper by A W Pugin.

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

Alexandra Wedgwood, A.W.N. Pugin and the Pugin Family , London; V&A, 1985, p. 280.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Floral pattern; Birds; Foliage pattern; Fleur de lys

Categories

Designs; Wall coverings; Drawings

Production Type

Design

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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