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Furnishing fabric - Cross Twigs

Cross Twigs

  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1898 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Merton Abbey Workshop (maker)
    Dearle, John Henry, born 1859 - died 1932 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Jacquard-woven silk and linen

  • Museum number:

    T.20-1919

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Brightly coloured hand-loom jacquard-woven silk and linen in orange and blue.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1898 (made)

Artist/maker

Merton Abbey Workshop (maker)
Dearle, John Henry, born 1859 - died 1932 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Jacquard-woven silk and linen

Dimensions

Height: 88.9 cm, Width: 139.7 cm

Descriptive line

Cross Twigs sample weaving, hand-loom jacquard-woven silk and linen, designed by John Henry Dearle ca.1898, manufactured by Merton Abbey, 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

Silk; Linen

Techniques

Weaving

Categories

Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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