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Carpet

Carpet

  • Place of origin:

    Salisbury (made)

  • Date:

    1929-1930 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pepler, Marian (designer)
    Wilton Royal Carpet Factory Ltd (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-knotted woollen pile on a jute warp

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.568-1969

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Hand-knotted carpet with a woollen pile on a jute warp. Brown ground with an abstract design in white of two overlapping triangles, each with one waved edge. The left hand corner has a design of wavy lines forming a triangular shape with the name 'pepler' beneath.

Place of Origin

Salisbury (made)

Date

1929-1930 (made)

Artist/maker

Pepler, Marian (designer)
Wilton Royal Carpet Factory Ltd (made)

Materials and Techniques

Hand-knotted woollen pile on a jute warp

Marks and inscriptions

'pEplEr'
Woven on the lower left.

Dimensions

Width: 2020 mm Top edge, Width: 2035 mm Bottom edge, Length: 3295 mm Proper left, Length: 3297 mm Proper right

Descriptive line

Hand-knotted carpet with a woollen pile on a jute warp, designed by Marian Pepler, made by Wilton Royal Carpet Factory Ltd., Salisbury, 1929-1930.

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

Hollis, Marianne and Opie, Jennifer. Thirties: British Art and Design before the war. London : Arts Council, 1979. Catalogue 4.44.

Materials

Wool; Jute

Techniques

Knotting

Categories

Textiles; Floor coverings; Interiors

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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