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Design for a carpet - The Great Bear
  • The Great Bear
    Hunter, Edmund, born 1866 - died 1937
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The Great Bear

  • Object:

    Design for a carpet

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1930 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hunter, Edmund, born 1866 - died 1937 (designer)
    Edinburgh Weavers (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    watercolour, poster colour and pencil

  • Museum number:

    E.1225-1976

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 28, box B

Physical description

Design for a carpet

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1930 (designed)

Artist/maker

Hunter, Edmund, born 1866 - died 1937 (designer)
Edinburgh Weavers (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

watercolour, poster colour and pencil

Dimensions

Height: 285 mm, Width: 157 mm

Descriptive line

Edmund Hunter. "The Great Bear". Carpet design for Edinburgh Weavers, British, 1930.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

John Murdoch and Susan Lambert, Summary Catalogue of Textile Designs 1840-1985 in the V. & A. Museum and colour microfiche, Surrey: Emmett Microform, 1986

Materials

Watercolour; Pencil; Poster colour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Categories

Textiles; Designs; Drawings; Floor coverings; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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