A room full of birds : Eighteenth Century Wallpaper
The main house here at Bentley is now open to visitors, every day from midday until 5.30pm. One of my favourite things inside the house is the wallpaper in The Chinese Drawing Room. It is quite simply spectacular. The Chinese Drawing Room is covered with an intricate hand-painted mid-18th century green wallpaper depicting an oriental garden…
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Francesca | Crane, Walter R.W.S. | V&A Search the Collections
Portion of 'Francesca' wallpaper, a design with a vertical symmetry axis, featuring berried branches with white lilies, predominantly green, white and red on a dark blue ground; Designed by Walter Crane; Colour woodblock print on paper; Produced by Jeffrey & Co.; England; 1902.. Museum Number E.1838-1934.