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Catalog Data

Designer:
William Morris, (British, 1834–1896)  Search this
Embroiderer:
Annie-May Hegeman, American, 1859 - 1948  Search this
Retailer:
Morris & Co., (London, England)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: mercerized cotton embroidery on cotton Technique: embroidered on plain weave foundation
Dimensions:
H x W: 70 x 70 cm (27 9/16 x 27 9/16 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Cushion cover
Made in:
USA
Manufactured in:
United Kingdom
Date:
ca. 1900
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Embroidered cotton square intended as a cushion cover, with a vertically and horizontally mirrored pattern of a rose-colored flower with grass-green leaves, surrounded by pale blue acanthus leaves, after a design by William Morris. It was purchased as a kit in the Morris shop in London, and worked by the donor.
Credit Line:
Gift of Annie May Hegeman
Accession Number:
1936-5-3
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq41429f3bd-5f0f-4d3f-8c6f-d1673c85e0e4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1936-5-3