The Archive Traditional collection has been drawn from the wonderful resource of the Cole & Son archives. These 12 designs and one texture incorporate not only patterns that are well known, but also some that have not seen the light of day for many decades.
An 18th century design taken from a fabric created for the Williamsburg Colony. Both graceful and flowing on the wall this design is produced in five colour-ways, off white on neutral taupe, white on palest blue grey, copper on pale wheat, silver on French grey also dark charcoal on natural white.
Taken from an 18th century silk design, this delicate small-scale damask wallpaper has been produced in three colour-ways, warm silver on pale duck egg, white on champagne lustre, and warm silver on muted navy.
Featuring a flowing leaf design from the early Victorian period, Dialytra is available in off white on pale blue, warm French grey on natural white, and white on soft yellow.
This medium scale classical style damask wallpaper on a silk effect moiré ground with urns and garlands is offered in pale putty, soft duck egg blue, mink, and black on soft copper. Co-ordinating plain grounds are also available. Moire 13051-13054.
This simple textured Moire has been designed to directly co-ordinate with the Sudbury design.
A large scale Early Victorian damask wallpaper, simplified by the Cole & Son Design Studio. Produced as a two colour surface print in warm gold on cameo, cream on grey beige, off white on old white and gold on soft mauve.
A pretty medium scale ogee surface printed wallpaper design, offered in off white on pale grey, gold on navy, white on warm white, cream on pale duck egg blue, and silver on raspberry.
A four colour surface print wallpaper revealing weaving sprays of stylised flowers, in three colour-ways. Pink, orange, copper and grey on almost black, muted shades of biscuit, cream, pink and gunmetal grey on muted teal, taupe, tea rose and off white on dark cream.
A beautiful curvaceous wallpaper design of tiger lilies and leaves, produced as a single colour surface print. Offered in cream on beige, off white on pale blue, bronze on dark beige, off white on pale yellow.
A small-scale early Victorian wallpaper design with pretty gothic overtones. This single colour surface print wallpaper pattern is offered in white on soft ochre, off white on pale grey, old magenta on red, off white on lilac.
One of the most popular Cole & Son wallpapers, Dorset is a classical, restrained and light design. Revived in off white on beige, gold on almost black, gold on earthy red, off white on old white, gold on duck egg and white.
Taken from an early 20th century fabric. This large-scale open damask wallpaper on a jaspe stripe background is available in four colour-ways. Warm silver on mink, off white on warm grey beige, loganberry on blue and red, pale putty on grey beige.
A charming medium scale wallpaper design from 1890, produced as a one colour surface print, in light putty, French grey on off white, soft ochre on white and raspberry.