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Furnishing fabric

Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    England, Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1835-1845 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    unknown (production)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Roller printed cotton

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Furnishing fabric of roller printed cotton. On a white ground with a close-set background pattern of tiny overlapping diagonal lines is a delicate design of wild flowers and grasses. Among the flowers are cornflower, poppy, scabious, clover, dandelion, marguerite and forget-me-not. The flowers and grasses are in red, pink, lilac, blue, yellow and buff, with variously coloured stems. There is no repeat in the width of the material. A selvedge is on the left side only.

Place of Origin

England, Great Britain (made)


ca. 1835-1845 (made)


unknown (production)

Materials and Techniques

Roller printed cotton


Height: 15.25 in repeat, Height: 30.75 in, Width: 26.5 in

Descriptive line

Furnishing fabric of roller printed cotton, England, ca. 1835-1845


Textiles; Interiors

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