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Textile design
  • Textile design
    Macleish, Minnie, born 1876 - died 1956
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Textile design

  • Place of origin:

    Scotland (designed)

  • Date:

    c.1935 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Macleish, Minnie, born 1876 - died 1956 (artist)
    Alexander Morton & Co. (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil, ink, watercolour and bodycolour.

  • Museum number:

    E.542:40-1971

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 33, box C

Physical description

One of 56 watercolour designs for textiles. Small, close design designed to give a subtle textured effect or rich surface.

Place of Origin

Scotland (designed)

Date

c.1935 (designed)

Artist/maker

Macleish, Minnie, born 1876 - died 1956 (artist)
Alexander Morton & Co. (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

pencil, ink, watercolour and bodycolour.

Descriptive line

Minnie Macleish. Design for a printed textile for Alexander Morton & Co. Watercolour. Scottish, c.1935 (56 designs)

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

John Murdoch and Susan Lambert, Summary Catalogue of Textile Designs 1840-1985 in the V. & A. Museum and colour microfiche, Surrey: Emmett Microform, 1986

Materials

Watercolour; Bodycolour; Pencil; Ink

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Categories

Textiles; Designs; Drawings; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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