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The Iolanthe

Wallpaper
ca. 1897 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Portion of 'The Iolanthe' wallpaper, an undulating stem with large scalloped leaves, in blue, green and yellow; Colour woodblock print, on paper


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Colour woodblock print, on paper
Brief Description
Portion of 'The Iolanthe' wallpaper, an undulating stem with large scalloped leaves, in blue, green and yellow; Colour woodblock print, on paper; Designed by C.F.A Voysey; Produced by Essex & Co.; England; ca. 1897.
Physical Description
Portion of 'The Iolanthe' wallpaper, an undulating stem with large scalloped leaves, in blue, green and yellow; Colour woodblock print, on paper
Dimensions
  • Height: 75.4cm
  • Width: 53.2cm
Credit line
Given by Morton Sundour Fabrics Ltd
Object history
Given by Morton Sundour Fabrics Ltd.
Subject 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 Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1953 London: HMSO, 1963
  • Julius Bryant, ed. Art and Design for All. The Victoria and Albert Museum London: V&A Publishing, 2011. ISBN: 9781851776665.
Collection
Accession Number
E.1899-1953

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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