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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:

Design 1883, made 1917–25

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

Corncockle

Places

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

Dates

Made 1917-1925 , Copyrighted 1883

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; block printed

Inscriptions

Selvage: REGD MORRIS & COMPANY Label (detached): 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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