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Printed linen

Printed linen

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1885 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown
    Hunter, Blanche F., born 1850 - died 1950 (painter)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    block-printed linen

  • Museum number:

    581-1893

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Block-printed linen fragment, red-pink ground printed in gold with scrolls and tendrils. Mounted on a watercolour completion of the design by Blanche F. Hunter. German fake of a 1200s-1300s Saracenic textile

Place of Origin

Germany (made)

Date

ca. 1885 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown
Hunter, Blanche F., born 1850 - died 1950 (painter)

Materials and Techniques

block-printed linen

Dimensions

Width: 47 cm, Height: 29 cm

Object history note

Printed linen fragment, a Rhenish (German) imitation of a 1200s-1300s Saracenic textile

Descriptive line

block, 1800s, German; Scrolls and tendrils, gold, Rhenish fake. Mounted on a painted completion of the pattern by Blanche F Hunter, 1893, London

Materials

Linen

Techniques

Block printing

Categories

Textiles; Fakes & forgeries

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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