Requires Photography

Length of fabric: Elephants

Length of furnishing fabric

English
1976
Designed by Neil Bradburn (English), Designed for Heal's (English, founded in 1810)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Length x width: 258 x 132 cm (101 9/16 x 51 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5036

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, screen printed

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White ground patterned with large scale red geometric elephants wearing a blue and white checkered saddle blanket. Two selvedges, right, “Heal’s fabrics of London Shrink Resisting Cotton [care symbols] [arrow] Top” and left, “[arrow] Top Heal’s Elephants designed by Neil Bradburn.”

Provenance

Autumn 1994, acquired by Francesca Galloway, London; purchased from Galloway by MFA (Accession date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund