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.
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Two portions, in different colourways, of a wallpaper, 'Plumes', for use with the 'Trio' pilaster decoration
Produced by Jeffrey & Co.
Colour prints from wood blocks
71.7 x 52.1 cm; 73.1 x 52.1 cm
Given by Mr Emslie John Horniman
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1915, London: Printed under the Authority of His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1916.
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33 specimens of wall-papers including "The Cockatoo" (2), "The Plumes Filling" (2), "The Billow Decoration," "The Lily" dado, "The Marguerite," "The Alcestis" frieze, "The Iris and Kingfisher," "The Sleeping Beauty," "The Almond Blossom" (2), "Wood-Notes" (2), "Wood-Notes" frieze, "The Singing Bird" frieze, "Corona Vitae" (2) "Corona Vitae" frieze, and "The Four Winds."
Colour prints from blocks. Various sizes.
E.4017 - 4049-1915
Presented by Emslie John Horniman, Esq., J.P.'
Portion of 'Plumes' wallpaper, a design of peacocks, potted pomegranate trees and acanthus leaves, in shades of green; Designed by Walter Crane; Colour woodblock print on paper; Intended for use with the 'Trio' pilaster decoration (E.5167-1919); Exhibited at the Chicago Exhibition of 1893; Produced by Jeffrey & Co.; England; 1893.
Height: 71.7 cm, Width: 52.1 cm
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C
Given by Mr Emslie John Horniman.
This design was intended for use with the 'Trio' pilaster decoration (E.5167-1919).
This design was exhibited with part of the 'Trio' decoration (E.5167-1919 ) and 'Singing Bird' frieze (E.4044-1915) at the Chicago Exhibition of 1893.