Chinoiserie tropical birds and foliage
- Brief description
- Chinoiserie tropical birds and foliage wallpaper design by the Silver Studio for John Line & Sons, c.1928.
- height: 29in
width: 20 1/2in
- Silver Studio
John Line & Sons, London
- Label Text
- This wallpaper was designed by the Silver Studio for London-based manufacturer John Line & Sons in about 1928.
After the First World War, some British designers took their inspiration from countries in the East. Chinese-influenced ‘chinoiserie’ patterns such as this often featured exotic blossoms and birds that were adapted to suit contemporary British tastes.
- ca. 1928
- wall covering