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Sample of furnishing fabric (one of four of same pattern)

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Small-scale floral design, perhaps adapted from Morris designs of the 1880's such as "Even lode" or the background of "Medway" and issued after Morris's death. All four samples are full loom widths, in red (.15), blue (.16), Greenish blue (.17), and green (.18). Corner cut out of lower right of...

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Provenance

Cora Ginsburg, Inc., New York; Purchased by the MFA, 1976

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

English, Early 20th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

50.5 x 101 cm (19 7/8 x 39 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1976.18

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles