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Corncockle

A work made of cotton, plain weave; block printed.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; block printed.

Date:

1883 (produced 1917/25)

Artist:

Designed by William Morris (English, 1834–1896)
Produced by Morris & Company, Decorators Ltd., 1905–1925, formerly Morris & Company, 1875–1905
Woven and printed at Merton Abbey Works
England, Surrey, Wimbledon

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

William Morris (Designer)

Title

Corncockle

Origin

England

Date

Made 1917–1925

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; block printed

Inscriptions

Inscription (on selvage): REGD MORRIS & COMPANY; (on detached label): MORRIS & COMPANY, DECORATORS, LTD. 17. George Street, Hanover Square, London, W.1. / No. 1913 / Corncockle / Colours / Width 36 inches / Price 6/6 yard / PLEASE RETURN ALL PATTERNS. / 3261

Dimensions

80.9 × 101.1 cm (31 7/8 × 39 3/4 in.) Repeat: 58.5 × 44.7 cm (23 × 17 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Theodore D. Tieken

Reference Number

1972.391

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