Textile Remnant "Wandle"

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1884

GUSN

GUSN-313651

Description

This textile fragment is discharge and block printed in a polychrome floral repeat designed by William Morris. The selvedge bears his mark [see Inscriptions]. The fragment is hemmed at top and bottom edges and is selvedge width.

Details

Descriptive Terms

textiles
printed textile materials
indigo (colorant)
Arts and Crafts (movement)
Sample, MaterialSample, Material

Inscription

"Reg'd Morris & Company 440 Oxford Street London W"

Maker

Morris, William, 1834-1896 , Morris & Co (Printer)

Dimensions

38 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1277

Date

1884 (design registered by Morris)