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Surrey

  • Object:

    Textile design

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (designed)

  • Date:

    1951 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Straub, Marianne, born 1909 - died 1994 (designer)
    Warner and Sons (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gouache on paper with pencil squaring.

  • Museum number:

    E.567-1980

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Working drawing for a furnishing fabric, body-colour, squared in pencil for transfer, based on crystal structure of afwillite.

Place of Origin

Britain (designed)

Date

1951 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

Straub, Marianne, born 1909 - died 1994 (designer)
Warner and Sons (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Gouache on paper with pencil squaring.

Dimensions

height: 89 cm, width: 100.4 cm

Descriptive line

Marianne Straub. 'Surrey'. Design for a woven textile based on the afwillite crystal structure, British, 1951.

Materials

Gouache; Pencil

Techniques

Painting; Drawing

Subjects depicted

Pattern (design element); Crystals; Textile; Furnishings

Categories

Textiles; Paintings; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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