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Floor covering
  • Floor covering
    Morris, William, born 1834 - died 1896
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Floor covering

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    07/06/1875 (design registered)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Morris, William, born 1834 - died 1896 (designer)
    Morris & Co. (retailer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed corticine (linoleum)

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss H. M. Beale

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.527-1953

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Sample of linoleum floor covering with design of marigolds against an arched trellis.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

07/06/1875 (design registered)

Artist/maker

Morris, William, born 1834 - died 1896 (designer)
Morris & Co. (retailer)

Materials and Techniques

Printed corticine (linoleum)

Dimensions

Height: 40.6 cm, Width: 60.9 cm

Descriptive line

Sample of linoleum floor covering, printed corticine, designed by William Morris, registered 7 June 1875, manufactured for Morris & Co. by an unknown contractor, England.

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

Parry, Linda, ed. William Morris. London: Philip Wilson Publishers Limited, 1996. 384 p., ill. ISBN 0856674419

Materials

Corticine

Techniques

Printing

Categories

Floor coverings

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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