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Shansi

  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Milton Keynes (manufactured)
    Great Britain (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1967 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Squires, Eddie, born 1940 - died 1995 (designers)
    Warner and Sons (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Screen printed cotton

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Eddie Squires

  • Museum number:

    T.1042-2000

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Length of screen printed cotton. It is printed with pink and orange roses and lotus blossoms, green pink and orange structures resembling rockets and purple and pink trees. The background consists of green waves and the whole design is held in an Asian style. It is the same design as T.1043-2000, but in a different colour scheme. A label is sewn onto the back.
Both selvedges are preserved and printed on them is the following text ' SHANSI from WARNER'S MANDARIN RANGE '.

Place of Origin

Milton Keynes (manufactured)
Great Britain (manufactured)

Date

1967 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

Squires, Eddie, born 1940 - died 1995 (designers)
Warner and Sons (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Screen printed cotton

Dimensions

Width: 128 cm, Length: 137 cm

Descriptive line

Length of screen printed cotton with an Asian-style pattern of pink and orange flowers and rocket-like structures on green waves, furnishing fabric, 20th century.

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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