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Frieze (England), ca. 1875

This is a Frieze. It was designed by William Burges and published by James Shoolbred & Co.. It is dated ca. 1875 and we acquired it in 1940. Its medium is block-printed paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Edith Wetmore and Maude Wetmore. It is credited Gift of Edith and Maude Wetmore.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 80.5 x 57 cm (31 11/16 x 22 7/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Design published by James Shoolbred & Co., Designs of Furniture. London: Shoolbred, 1876. V & A Library Press Mark 57.C.13

Cite this object as

Frieze (England), ca. 1875; Designed by William Burges (1827 – 1881); block-printed paper; H x W: 80.5 x 57 cm (31 11/16 x 22 7/16 in.); Gift of Edith and Maude Wetmore; 1939-45-5

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