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Design for a tapestry
  • Design for a tapestry
    Day, Lewis Foreman, born 1845 - died 1910
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Design for a tapestry

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (designed)

  • Date:

    early 1877 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Day, Lewis Foreman, born 1845 - died 1910 (designer)
    Royal Windsor Tapestry Manufactory (manufacturers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    tempera

  • Credit Line:

    Given by A. S. Barber

  • Museum number:

    E.1034-1925

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 26

Physical description

Tempera painting showing a design for a tapestry to promote the Royal Windsor Tapestry Manufactory, with crest and lettering.

Place of Origin

Britain (designed)

Date

early 1877 (made)

Artist/maker

Day, Lewis Foreman, born 1845 - died 1910 (designer)
Royal Windsor Tapestry Manufactory (manufacturers)

Materials and Techniques

tempera

Dimensions

Height: 505 mm, Width: 505 mm

Descriptive line

Lewis Day. Design for a promotional tapestry for Royal Windsor Tapestry Manufactory. Tempera. Dated April 1877.

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

Tempera

Techniques

Tempera

Categories

Advertising; Tapestry; Textiles

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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