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Furnishing fabric - Archway

Archway

  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Milton Keynes (manufactured)
    Great Britain (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1969 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Screen printed cotton with glued on cardboard sleeve

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Eddie Squires

  • Museum number:

    T.931-2000

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Sample of screen printed cotton with a geometric design in orange, blue, purple and olive green. The design is composed of monochrome fields, some of them overlain by a raster in a different colour.
Two edges are pinked, the third is oversewn and the cardboard sleeve is glued to the fourth. A typed label on it reads ' THE TEXTILE COUNCIL Furnishing Print "ARCHWAY" from Warner's 'Stereoscopic Range' - produced for Nov. 1968 Eddie Squires, Warner & Sons Ltd., Mappin House, 4, Winsley Street, Oxford Street, London, W1N 0AS '.
This is the same design as the seven colourways T.930:1 to :7-2000. On their selvedge, the collection is described as "Warner's Studio Range" and "'Stereoscopic Screenprint" is only mentioned.

Place of Origin

Milton Keynes (manufactured)
Great Britain (manufactured)

Date

1969 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Screen printed cotton with glued on cardboard sleeve

Dimensions

Width: 57.2 cm, Length: 78 cm, Length: 78 cm including cardboard

Descriptive line

Sample of screen printed cotton with a geometric design in orange, blue, purple and olive green, furnishing fabric, 20th century.

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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