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Hanging

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1905 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Alexander Fisher, born 1864 - died 1936 (designer)
    School of Art Needlework (embroiderer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Embroidered silk damask in crewel wools and silks

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Westminster Bank Ltd.

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.610-1964

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Hanging of cream silk damask embroidered with a design of two rose trees in long and short or crewel stitch in crewel wools and silks.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1905 (made)

Artist/maker

Alexander Fisher, born 1864 - died 1936 (designer)
School of Art Needlework (embroiderer)

Materials and Techniques

Embroidered silk damask in crewel wools and silks

Dimensions

Weight: 43 kg cumulative, Width: 2910 mm Top edge, Width: 2907 mm Bottom edge, Length: 3220 mm Proper right, Length: 3217 mm Proper left, Weight: 38.5 kg

Descriptive line

Hanging of embroidered silk damask in crewel wools and silks, designed by Alexander Fisher, embroidered at the Royal School of Needlework, Great Britain, ca. 1905

Categories

Textiles; Wall coverings; Interiors; Embroidery

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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