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Design for a woven silk
  • Design for a woven silk
    Garthwaite, Anna Maria, born 1690 - died 1763
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Design for a woven silk

  • Place of origin:

    Spitalfields (made)

  • Date:

    1727 - 1738 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Garthwaite, Anna Maria, born 1690 - died 1763 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    5972:17

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 17, box A

Physical description

Design for a woven silk

Place of Origin

Spitalfields (made)

Date

1727 - 1738 (made)

Artist/maker

Garthwaite, Anna Maria, born 1690 - died 1763 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'1735'
front

'Anna M Garthwaite 27'
back

Dimensions

Height: 54 cm of design, Width: 26.7 cm of design

Descriptive line

Design for a woven silk by Anna Maria Garthwaite, Spitalfields, 1727 - 1738.

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

Rothstein, Natalie. Silk Designs of the Eighteenth Century. London: Thames and Hudson Ltd, 1990. P351,. Ill. ISBN 0500235899.

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Textiles; Designs; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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