The Victoria and Albert colour books.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-153016

Description

4 v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 20 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Decoration and ornament History 18th century.
Decoration and ornament History 19th century.
Decoration and ornament Plant forms
Decoration and ornament, Rococo.
Silk History 19th century.
Wallpaper Themes, motives.
Endpapers.
Book ornamentation.
Decorative paper.
Borders, Ornamental (Decorative arts) Themes, motives.
Decoration and ornament Plant forms.
Textile design History Themes, motives. 18th century
Textile design History Themes, motives. 19th century
Decorative paper
Book ornamentation

Originator

Victoria and Albert Museum.

Contents

[v. 1.] Rococo silks -- [v. 2.] Ornate wallpapers -- [v. 3.] Indian floral patterns -- [4.] Decorative endpapers. [v. 5] Floral borders.

Publication

Exeter, Devon : Webb & Bower, in association with The Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1985.

Description

4 v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 20 cm.

Notes

Books housed in decorative container.
Rodris Roth Library (volumes 1-4).
Gift of Diane Nicholls, April 2, 2009 (volume 5).

ISBN

0863500846 (v. 1)
0863500870 (v. 2)
0863500854 (v. 3)
0863500862 (v. 4)
0863501494 (v. 5)

Call Number

Roth/Coll. NK1175.V53 1985 v.1 [Rococo silks]
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]
Coll. NK1175.V53 1987 v.5 [Floral borders]

Other People and Orgs

Victoria and Albert Museum.

Places

India.
Europe
England London.

Variant Title

Rococo silks.
Ornate wallpapers.
Indian floral patterns.
Decorative wallpapers.