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Sample

Sample

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1912 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Newman, Smith & Newman Ltd (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed cotton

  • Museum number:

    T.93-2004

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Linen or heavy cotton. Cream background printed with small cross forms in grey and green, over which is a flowering tree shrub motif arranged in alternating off-set rows:
a) half motif of shrub containing pink bird, central shrub motif (joined to next repeat) containing brown bird amongst exotic fruits, followed by half motif of shrub with grey bird.
b) one motif of shrub with fruit and flowers, and one motif of exotic "peony" like flowers and grey bird.
All the stems and tree barks are in brown or grey and green. The predominant colours are 2 or 3 greys, 2 pinks, a deep red, 3 browns, 2 greens and all are edged in black. Two selvedges.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (manufactured)

Date

1912 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

Newman, Smith & Newman Ltd (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Printed cotton

Marks and inscriptions

73917
Patent Office Registration Number

Dimensions

Length: 91.5 cm, Width: 75 cm

Production Note

Patent Office registration date: 19th November 1912

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Weaving; Printing

Subjects depicted

Birds; Fruits; Trees; Shrubs

Categories

Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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