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Furnishing fabric - Hedgerow


  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1947 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Edgar, Jane (designer)
    Heal's (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    printed cotton

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Cream cotton furnishing fabric with broad horizontal stripes, including birds, cherries, and stylized suns, in blue and yellow.

Place of Origin

England (made)


1947 (made)


Edgar, Jane (designer)
Heal's (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

printed cotton


Diameter: 98 mm rolled

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

Jane Edgar, A.R.C.A., N.R.D.

7 St James’s Road, Wandsworth Common, London, S.W.17.

One of the younger designers of to-day, Jane Edgar was trained at the Royal College of Art, South Kensington, and has already exhibited her designs in London, Brussels and Stockholm.
For some time she specialised in hand printed textiles, but recently has become known for her charmingly fresh designs for machine and screen printed fabrics, which have been reproduced by many leading manufacturers.
She produces successfully many different types of design – and throughout all her work can be noted her strong sense of pattern, and individual feeling for rich colour. She combines a fine appreciation of period design with a sound grasp of modern decorative tendencies.
pp. 122-125, includes three black white photographs of designs
Hayes Marshall, Herbert George. British Textile Designers Today. Leigh-on-Sea, England: F. Lewis (Publishers) Limited, 1939





Subjects depicted

Cherries; Birds; Sun


Textiles; Interiors


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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