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Furnishing fabric - Inglewood
  • Inglewood
    Spender, J. Humphrey, born 1910 - died 2005
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Inglewood

  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Carlisle (made)

  • Date:

    1958 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Spender, J. Humphrey, born 1910 - died 2005 (designer)
    Edinburgh Weavers (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Jacquard-woven cotton and rayon blend

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Council of Industrial Design

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.465-1963

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Furnishing fabric of Jacquard-woven cotton and rayon blend with a deep mustard yellow ground and grey painterly abstract broken stripes.

Place of Origin

Carlisle (made)

Date

1958 (designed)

Artist/maker

Spender, J. Humphrey, born 1910 - died 2005 (designer)
Edinburgh Weavers (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Jacquard-woven cotton and rayon blend

Dimensions

Width: 50 in, Length: 108 in

Object history note

This fabric was given by the Council of Industrial Design in 1963

Historical significance: Winner of a CoID Design of the Year award, 1959.

Descriptive line

Furnishing fabric 'Inglewood' of Jacquard-woven cotton and rayon blend, designed by J. Humphrey Spender, made by Edinburgh Weavers, Carlisle, 1958

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

p.40
Crowther, Lily. Award Winning British Design 1957-1988. London: V&A Publishing, 2012.

Materials

Cotton and rayon blend

Techniques

Weaving

Categories

Interiors; Textiles; Design Council Award Winner; Scotland

Production Type

Mass produced

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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