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Cherwell

A work made of block printed cotton velveteen.

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  • A work made of block printed cotton velveteen.

Date:

Design 1887, made 1887–1917

Artist:

Designed by John Henry Dearle (English, 1860–1932)
Produced by Morris & Co., London (English, 1875–1940)
Merton Abbey, London (English, 1881–1940)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artists

John Henry Dearle (Designer) , Morris & Co. (Producer) , Merton Abbey Works (Printer)

Title

Cherwell

Places

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

Dates

Made 1887-1917 , Designed 1887

Medium

Block printed cotton velveteen

Inscriptions

Selvage (partial): OXFORD STREET LONDON W

Dimensions

49.5 × 54 cm (19 1/2 × 21 1/4 in.) Repeat: 100 × 65.5 cm (39 1/3 × 25 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Crab Tree Farm Foundation

Reference Number

2018.842

Extended information about this artwork

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