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Wallpaper

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1852-1874 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jones, Owen, born 1809 - died 1874 (designer)
    John Trumble and Company (manufacturer)
    Jeffrey & Co. (manufacturer)
    Townsend, Parker & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour print from woodblocks, on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Catherine Jones, daughter of the artist

  • Museum number:

    8342:4

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 96, shelf B, box 8

Physical description

Specimen of patterned wallpaper; Colour print on paper; Within a pattern book (8342.1-181).

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1852-1874 (made)

Artist/maker

Jones, Owen, born 1809 - died 1874 (designer)
John Trumble and Company (manufacturer)
Jeffrey & Co. (manufacturer)
Townsend, Parker & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour print from woodblocks, on paper

Dimensions

Height: 53.5 cm volume, Width: 48.5 cm volume

Object history note

Given by Miss Catherine Jones, daughter of the artist.

Descriptive line

Specimen of patterned wallpaper; Colour print on paper; Designed by Owen Jones; Within a pattern book (8342.1-181); ca. 1852-74.

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

Techniques

Colour printing

Categories

Prints; Wall coverings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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