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Furnishing fabric - Palm Leaves

Palm Leaves

  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1976 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Thatcher Palmer, Sue, born 1947 (maker)
    Warner and Sons (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Screen-printed cotton

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Warner and Sons Ltd.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Furnishing fabric of rotary screen-printed cotton (6 screens) with a pattern of a well-spaced foliate spray including palm leaves and various ferns in greens on white.

Place of Origin

England (made)


1976 (made)


Thatcher Palmer, Sue, born 1947 (maker)
Warner and Sons (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Screen-printed cotton


Length: 102 in, Width: 56 in

Descriptive line

Furnishing fabric 'Palm Leaves' of screen-printed cotton, from the 'Tropic Mood' Collection, re-made by Sue Palmer, Warner & Sons Ltd., England, 1976.

Production Note

Originally designed by D. Whittaker in 1938. Re-painted and extensively altered by Sue Palmer in 1976.


Textiles; Interiors


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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