Length of furnishing fabric: "Trail"

English
Designed 1891
Designed by John Henry Dearle (1860–1932), Printed by Morris & Co. (English)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Overall: 97.2 x 97.2 cm (38 1/4 x 38 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1981.132

Medium or Technique

Block-printed cotton plain weave (chintz)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Woodblock print on cotton in red, greens, pink and salmon on white ground. Design of meandering flowers on vine, lesser flora in lighter shade fills out background; 2 1/2 repeats. Marked on selveges: “Reg-Morris and Company, 449 Oxford Street, London W.” Originally designed as wallpaper, known as “Flora”. Designed for Morris and Co. printed at Merton Abbey.

Provenance

Source unknown

Credit Line

Source unidentified