Textile Remnant "Acton Floral"

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-313422

Description

Two lengths "Acton Floral"; with one small, partial remnant.\n These two overall pieces with three attached colorways and oen attached paper label (on the small sample), represents different kinds of flowers in natural colors, some bigger than others. The light green background is animated by leaves and small fruits.\n 2001.281.1210.1 is the larger sample and there are are traces of glaze on teh darkest colors of this sample, This sample also has stitching running horizontally from selvedge to selvedge just under where the colorway samles are attached. 2001.281.1210.2 is the smaller sample of the two full remnants and is a glazed fabric. 2001.281.1210.2 is a very small scrap.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

samples
textiles
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
floral patterns
Sample, Material
Sample, Material

Inscription

DESIGN No.281 HAND PRINT DESIGN “ACTON FLORAL” (Small Sample 2001.281.1210.2)
MATCHING WALLPAPER WATERHOUSE COLLECTION (Small sample 2001.281.1210.2)
Colorway 1: S.M. HEXTER/ 36 IN/ WHITE/ 20400
Colorway 2: MAIZE/ 20401
Colorway 3: TEA/ ROSE/ 20403

SOL/ HAND PRINT COTTON/ Price/ Width 36 inches/ No. 20402
(Small Sample 2001.281.1210.2)
#3/ Fabric reproduction of/ original wallpaper design (Small Sample 2001.281.1210.2)

Pattern

Acton Floral

Maker

Waterhouse Wallhangings (Manufacturer)

Dimensions

46 x 35.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1210.1-.3

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