Wallpaper

1763 (made)

Moore, Benjamin

Height: 32 cm, Width: 38 cm

E.1972-1927 PDP

Portion of lining paper with a floral pattern in colours and gold; Colour woodblock print, on paper; English; 1763.

Portion of lining paper with a floral pattern in colours and gold; Colour woodblock print, on paper; Lettered B. Moore Newgate Street London 1763.

Given by Miss Helen Freeman B. Moore is presumably Benjamin Moore, who received a premium from the Society of Arts for the introduction of the manufacture of embossed paper to England.

Given by Miss Helen Freeman

Location: Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2A, shelf SH4, box DW30

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