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Acquired in 1913 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Avery, Thomas
attributions_note
bibliography
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. The full text of the entry is as follows: '252 Two borders of tasselled ropes, and of vines and acanthus pattern Second quarter of 19th century Colour prints from wood blocks, and flock 32.4 x 53.4 cm; 18.5 x 49.6 cm PROVENANCE See no 250 Given by Mr Alexander Reynell E.2154-1913 neg Z.2433; E.2155-1913 Entwisle, pl 9, fig 17' For the reference to Entwisle given above, see: Entwisle, E. A. The Book of Wallpaper. Bath, 1970.
collection_code
PDP
credit
Given by Mr Alexander Reynell
date_end
1850-12-31
date_start
1825-01-01
date_text
second quarter of 19th century (made)
descriptive_line
Portion of wallpaper border with a running pattern of vine leaves and grapes and another running acanthus pattern; Colour woodblock print and flock, on paper; Found among the stock of Thomas Avery, builder, etc, of Ivy House, Tenterden, Kent; English; 1825-1850.
dimensions
Height: 18.5 cm, Width: 49.6 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Given by Mr Alexander Reynell. Provenance: 'Found among the stock of Thomas Avery, builder, etc, of Ivy House, Tenterden, Kent, which business had been in existence nearly a century and a half (extract from a letter from the donor).
id
144815
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T05:12:36.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T05:12:36.000Z
latitude
52.883289
location
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2A, shelf DR107, box LOANS
longitude
-1.97685
marks
materials
paper, flock
materials_techniques
Colour woodblock print and flock, on paper
museum_number
E.2155-1913
museum_number_token
e21551913
object_number
O180001
object_type
Wallpaper
on_display
true
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Portion of wallpaper border with a running pattern of vine leaves and grapes and another running acanthus pattern; Colour woodblock print and flock, on paper.
place
England
primary_image_id
2008BT5021
production_note
Provenance: 'Found among the stock of Thomas Avery, builder, etc, of Ivy House, Tenterden, Kent, which business had been in existence nearly a century and a half (extract from a letter from the donor).
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
wallpaper-avery-thomas
sys_updated
2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
colour woodblock print, flocking
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
1850
year_start
1825