Print

ca. 1830 (made)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Wallpaper border with a moulding design of various fruit and cereal crops; Woodblock print, on paper.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Woodblock print, on paper
Brief Description
Wallpaper border with a moulding design of various fruit and cereal crops; Woodblock print, on paper; Stamped with Excise duty stamp; From the stock of Cowtan & Sons; England; ca.1830.
Physical Description
Wallpaper border with a moulding design of various fruit and cereal crops; Woodblock print, on paper.
Marks and Inscriptions
First Account Taken (Stamped on the back with Excise duty stamp First Account Taken.)
Credit line
Presented in memory of Arthur Barnard Cowtan OBE, by his son, A. L. Cowtan
Object history
Given by Mr A. L. Cowtan in memory of his father, Arthur Barnard Cowtan, OBE.



Provenance: The stock of Cowtan & Sons, successors of J. Duppa, J. G. Crace, etc
Production
Provenance: The stock of Cowtan & Sons, successors of J. Duppa, J. G. Crace, etc.
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic References
  • 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 and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1939, published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, London, 1950 Given by Mr. Noel D. Sheffield, F.R.I.B.A.'
Collection
Accession Number
E.71-1939

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record createdDecember 12, 2008
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