The Present Time

A work made of silk, plain weave with supplementary brocading wefts.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silk, plain weave with supplementary brocading wefts.

Date:

After 1879

Artist:

Thomas Stevens (English, 1828–1888)
England, Coventry

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Artist

Thomas Stevens

Title

The Present Time

Origin

England

Date

1874–1884

Medium

Silk, plain weave with supplementary brocading wefts

Inscriptions

Inscriptions: The Present Time; (beneath title): 60 Miles an Hour; (beneath picture, on mat): Woven in silk by Thomas Stevens, Inventor and Manufacturer, Coventry and London, (Registered.); (on engine): Lord Howe; (full advertisement printed on paper adhered to reverse)

Dimensions

14.8 × 4.8 cm (5 7/8 × 1 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Textile Purchase Fund

Reference Number

1985.72

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