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Furnishing fabric - Ucello

Ucello

  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Milton Keynes (manufactured)
    Great Britain (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1964 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Warner and Sons (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Screen printed cotton and linen mix with glued on cardboard sleeve

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Eddie Squires

  • Museum number:

    T.1056-2000

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Fabric sample of a cotton-linen fabric with cardboard sleeve. It is printed with two meandering tendrils with leaves and fruit. They frame a spray of large leaves, which sprout from a crown-like motif. The decoration is dark yellow on a dark red ground.
Three edges are pinked, the cardboard sleeve is glued to the fourth. A typed label on it reads ' THE TEXTILE COUNCIL Furnishing Print "UCELLO" from Warner's 'Renaissance' Range-produced for November 1964 Eddie Squires, Warner & Sons Ltd., Mappin House, 4, Winsley Street, Oxford Street, London, W1N 0AS '

Place of Origin

Milton Keynes (manufactured)
Great Britain (manufactured)

Date

1964 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

Warner and Sons (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Screen printed cotton and linen mix with glued on cardboard sleeve

Dimensions

Width: 60.5 cm, Length: 66 cm, Length: 69.7 cm including cardboard

Descriptive line

Sample of furnishing fabric, with dark yellow tendrils with fruit on a dark red ground, screen printed cotton-linen-mix, 20th century.

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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