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Furnishing fabric - Venezia Garland

Venezia Garland

  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1989 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Screen printed and glazed cotton

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Eddie Squires

  • Museum number:

    T.1060-2000

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Large piece of screen printed and glazed cotton with transverse garlands of pink, purple and blue flowers with green foliage. The garlands are fixed with small round medallions and the background consists of grey strips and blue spots. In the top right corner a piece of fabric of roughly 280mm wide to 120 mm long has been cut out.
Both selvedges are preserved and contain the following printed text: ' VENEZIA GARLAND Designed by EDDIE SQUIRES For Warner Copyright (c) MCMLXXXIX By Warner Fabrics PLC '.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (manufactured)

Date

1989 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Screen printed and glazed cotton

Dimensions

Width: 144 cm, Length: 320 cm

Descriptive line

Large piece of screen printed and glazed cotton with transverse garlands of pink, purple and blue flowers on a ground of grey strips, furnishing fabric, 20th century.

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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