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Title Fursdon Spot
Collection Crafts Study Centre
Textile Printer Susan Bosence
Description Length of cotton printed in manganese, with discharge spot in citric acid. Only half the length was discharge printed.
Id Number Current Accession T.75.8
Location Creation Site Bickington, Devon, UK
Subject printed textiles, length, pattern
Measurements 319.9 x 119.4 centimetres
Material cotton
Dye manganese
History A favourite block printed throughout the decades 1950s-90s.

Sample '2001.3.15.e', from Susan Bosence's sample book, was inspired by the paper lining an old trunk found by Ann Sutcliffe in the attic of her friend - Mabel Fursdon of Fursdon Farm, Staverton, Devon.
Rights Owner Professor Daniel Bosence/Crafts Study Centre 2004
Style Period Period 1970s
Technique hand-blockprinting
 

 

 

 

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