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The Victoria and Albert colour books.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
Decorative wallpapers.
Indian floral patterns.
Ornate wallpapers.
Rococo silks.
Originator
Victoria and Albert Museum.
Publication
Exeter, Devon : Webb & Bower, in association with The Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1985.
Contents
[v. 1.] Rococo silks -- [v. 2.] Ornate wallpapers -- [v. 3.] Indian floral patterns -- [4.] Decorative endpapers. [v. 5] Floral borders.
Description
4 v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 20 cm.
Notes
Books housed in decorative container.
Gift of Diane Nicholls, April 2, 2009 (volume 5).
Rodris Roth Library (volumes 1-4).
ISBN
0863500846 (v. 1)
0863500854 (v. 3)
0863500862 (v. 4)
0863500870 (v. 2)
0863501494 (v. 5)
GUSN
153016
Call Number
Coll. NK1175.V53 1987 v.5 [Floral borders]
Roth NK1175.V53 1985 v.2 [Ornate wallpapers]
Roth NK1175.V53 1985 v.3 [Indian floral patterns]
Roth NK1175.V53 1985 v.4 [Decorative endpapers]
Roth/Coll. NK1175.V53 1985 v.1 [Rococo silks]
Other People and Orgs
Victoria and Albert Museum.
Descriptive terms
Book ornamentation
Book ornamentation.
Borders, Ornamental (Decorative arts) Themes, motives.
Decoration and ornament History 18th century.
Decoration and ornament History 19th century.
Decoration and ornament Plant forms
Decoration and ornament Plant forms.
Decoration and ornament, Rococo.
Decorative paper
Decorative paper.
Endpapers.
Silk History 19th century.
Textile design History Themes, motives. 18th century
Textile design History Themes, motives. 19th century
Wallpaper Themes, motives.
Places
England London.
Europe
India.

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