Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Furnishing fabric - Hedgerow

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:

    CIRC.344-1948

  • 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)

Date

1947 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

printed cotton

Dimensions

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

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Cherries; Birds; Sun

Categories

Textiles; Interiors

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.