Fragment of furnishing fabric

English
late 19th century
Possibly designed by William Morris (English, 1834–1896), Or Lewis Forman Day (English), Probably printed by Morris & Co. (English)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Overall (Unstitched, fully open): 73 x 54.5 cm (28 3/4 x 21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.1133

Medium or Technique

Block-printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is light pink and covered with red dots. The design of acanthus leaves and pomegranate-like forms is of cream, white and pink, outlined and detailed with red.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift to the MFA, 1893

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection