Carpet

A work made of hemp and wool, plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut solid pile through a technique known as "ghiordes knots".

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  • A work made of hemp and wool, plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut solid pile through a technique known as "ghiordes knots".

Date:

1929

Artist:

Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, 1890–1954)
Produced by The Wilton Royal Carpet Factory, Ltd., founded 1740
England, Wilton

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Artist

Edward McKnight Kauffer

Title

Carpet

Origin

London

Date

1929

Medium

Hemp and wool, plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut solid pile through a technique known as "Ghiordes knots"

Inscriptions

Inscription: McKK.

Dimensions

213.3 x 119.8 cm (84 x 47 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Royalties from The Warner Fund

Reference Number

1987.21

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