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Furnishing fabric - Little Animals

Little Animals

  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1986 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Birtwell, Celia (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed cotton

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Celia Birtwell

  • Museum number:

    T.189-1986

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Furnishing fabric of printed olive-green on white cotton with a scrolling leaf motif in the style of 17th Century crewel work embroidery. With fantastic and naive beasts and birds.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1986 (designed)

Artist/maker

Birtwell, Celia (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Printed cotton

Object history note

Registered File number 1986/2134.

Descriptive line

Furnishing fabric 'Little Animals' of printed olive-green on white cotton, designed by Celia Birtwell, Great Britain, 1986.

Materials

Cotton (textile)

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Acorns; Rabbits; Goats; Elephants; Leaf scrolls; Birds; Camels; Horses; Tigers; Sheep; Lions; Bees

Categories

Textiles; Interiors

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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