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Lampas panel

English
about 1880–83


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Overall: 361.3 x 177.8 cm (142 1/4 x 70 in.)

Accession Number

1986.590

Medium or Technique

Cotton; lampas

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Woven by Templeton (Glasgow School of Art 1897-1909). Warp: cotton, 2 ply s natural alternating with brown wool. Weft: wool. Lampas; small stylized floral and leaf design in tan on dark green ground; meandering vines and light blue irises along both outer vertical borders; lower border design of four niches with tan and dark green lilies in vases against red ground. Weaver’s mark woven at lower right and left corners: “T” within trefoil and triangle motif. Condition: fair. Light damage in vertical stripes resulting in color loss and fiber destruction; staining and soiling along bottom edge.

Provenance

Curtain panel from Wardour Castle in Wiltshire (1 of 8).

Credit Line

Susan Cornelia Warren Fund