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Design

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (designed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1984 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Farr, Christopher (designer)
    Christopher Farr (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on graph paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Christopher Farr

  • Museum number:

    E.1490-2000

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 148

Physical description

Design for a rug on graph paper featuring a red leaf-shaped motifs with internal blue triangular shapes on a blue background. Also has a green blue and red surrounding border. Bottom corner has three small pencil drawn leaf motif sketches

Place of Origin

Britain (designed)

Date

ca. 1984 (designed)

Artist/maker

Farr, Christopher (designer)
Christopher Farr (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on graph paper

Marks and inscriptions

Written in pencil: top of page: 'colour Blue black Green' , 'Sky hue pink +' bottom of page: 'Pink + ivorys squares with powder sky blue motifs' 'striped baground even different widths' 'open trees'

Dimensions

Length: 29.5 cm, Width: 21 cm

Descriptive line

Design for a rug, by Christopher Farr, watercolour on graph paper, Britain, ca. 1984

Materials

Water-colour; Pencil; Graph paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Rugs

Categories

Designs; Floor coverings; Textiles; Interiors

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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