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Brer Rabbit (or Brother Rabbit)

A work made of indigo discharge and block printed cotton.

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  • A work made of indigo discharge and block printed cotton.

Date:

Design before 1881

Artist:

Designed by William Morris (English, 1834–1896)
Produced by Morris & Co., London (English, 1875–1940)
Merton Abbey, London (English, 1881–1940)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artists

William Morris (Designer) , Morris & Co. (Producer) , Merton Abbey Works (Printer)

Title

Brer Rabbit (or Brother Rabbit)

Places

Merton Abbey Works (Object made in), England (Artist's nationality), London (Object made in), Great Britain (Object made in)

Dates

Copyrighted 1882 , Designed 1881

Medium

Indigo discharge and block printed cotton

Dimensions

63.5 x 77.5 cm (25 x 30 1/2 in.) Overall, including mount: 78.7 x 91.4 cm (31 x 36 in.) Repeat: 33.5 × 23 cm (13 1/4 × 9 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Crab Tree Farm Foundation

Reference Number

2018.837

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