Acanthus

A work made of cotton, twill weave; block printed; two loom widths joined.
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  • A work made of cotton, twill weave; block printed; two loom widths joined.

Date:

1876 (produced 1877/1917)

Artist:

Designed by William Morris (English, 1834–1896)
Produced by Morris & Company, 1875–1940
Printed by Hencroft Dye Works
England, Staffordshire, Leek

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Artist

William Morris (Designer)

Title

Acanthus

Origin

England

Date

1877–1917

Medium

Cotton, twill weave; block printed; two loom widths joined

Inscriptions

Inscription (on two selvages): MORRIS & COMPANY 449 OXFORD STREET

Dimensions

265.5 × 131.1 cm (104 5/8 × 51 5/8 in.) Warp repeat: 55.9 cm (22 in.)

Credit Line

Ada Turnbull Hertle Endowment

Reference Number

1988.105

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