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Compton

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

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

Date:

Design 1896, made 1917–25

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

Compton

Places

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

Dates

Copyrighted 1896 , Made 1917-1925

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; block printed

Inscriptions

Selvage: REGD MORRIS & COMPANY

Dimensions

85.6 × 79.2 cm (33 5/8 × 31 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Theodore D. Tieken

Reference Number

1972.393

Extended information about this artwork

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