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Textile design

Textile design

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1957 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Edinburgh Weavers (manufacturers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    bodycolour

  • Museum number:

    E.1095-1974

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case KK, shelf 10

Physical description

Design for a textile with a pattern of dark and light green hexagons bearing the national emblems of Britain (rose, thistle, leek and shamrock)

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1957 (made)

Artist/maker

Edinburgh Weavers (manufacturers)

Materials and Techniques

bodycolour

Dimensions

Height: 1290 mm, Width: 791 mm

Descriptive line

Textile design with British emblems by Edinburgh Weavers Ltd for the Brussels Expo, Sept 1958. Dated 1957.

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

Bodycolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Categories

Textiles; Designs; Drawings; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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