Cherwell (Formerly a Furnishing Textile)

A work made of cotton, twill weave with supplementary pile wefts forming cut solid "velveteen"; block printed.

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  • A work made of cotton, twill weave with supplementary pile wefts forming cut solid "velveteen"; block printed.

Date:

1887 (produced 1887/1917)

Artist:

Designed by John Henry Dearle (English, 1860–1932)
Produced by Morris & Company, 1875–1940
Woven and printed at Merton Abbey Works
England, Surrey, Wimbledon

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Artist

John Henry Dearle (Designer)

Title

Cherwell (Formerly a Furnishing Textile)

Origin

Merton Abbey (house)

Date

1887

Medium

Cotton, twill weave with supplementary pile wefts forming cut solid "velveteen"; block printed

Dimensions

49.8 x 57.5 cm (19 5/8 x 22 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Chicago Architecture Foundation

Reference Number

1978.193

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