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Furnishing textile - Tulip

Tulip

  • Object:

    Furnishing textile

  • Place of origin:

    Leek (manufactured)

  • Date:

    15 April 1875 (registered)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Morris, William, born 1834 - died 1896 (designer)
    Wardle, Thomas, born 1831 - died 1909 (manufacturer)
    Morris & Co. (retailer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Block-printed cotton

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Gubbins

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.410-1953

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Block-printed cotton of a design, denseley floriated with a repeating zigzag of wavy leaves, printed in green.

Place of Origin

Leek (manufactured)

Date

15 April 1875 (registered)

Artist/maker

Morris, William, born 1834 - died 1896 (designer)
Wardle, Thomas, born 1831 - died 1909 (manufacturer)
Morris & Co. (retailer)

Materials and Techniques

Block-printed cotton

Dimensions

Height: 167.0 cm, Width: 92.0 cm

Descriptive line

Tulip furnishing textile, block-printed cotton, designed by William Morris, registered 15 April 1875, manufactured for Morris & Co. by Thomas Wardle, Leek.

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

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

Materials

Cotton; Dye

Techniques

Block-printing

Categories

Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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