Fig and Peacock

Wallpaper
ca.1895 (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

Portion of 'Fig and Peacock' wallpaper, with a design of peacocks amongst foliage; Colour woodblock print on paper.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Colour woodblock print on paper
Brief Description
Portion of 'Fig and Peacock' wallpaper, with a design of peacocks amongst foliage; Designed by Walter Crane; Colour woodblock print on paper; Produced by Jeffrey & Co.; England; ca.1895.
Physical Description
Portion of 'Fig and Peacock' wallpaper, with a design of peacocks amongst foliage; Colour woodblock print on paper.
Dimensions
  • Height: 88.2cm
  • Width: 52.1cm
Credit line
Given by Harris & Sons
Object history
Given by Harris & Sons.
Subjects depicted
Associated Objects
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 & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1932. London: HMSO, 1933
Collection
Accession Number
E.2325-1932

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record createdApril 15, 2009
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