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Acanthus

A work made of cotton, twill weave; block printed; two loom widths joined.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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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

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

William Morris (Designer)

Title

Acanthus

Origin

England

Date

Made 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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