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designed by Knox, Archibald,
Silver Studio, about 1897

This is a design for a textile by the Silver Studio from around 1897. The designer is thought to be Archibald Knox. The design features assymetrical Art Nouveau floral patterns, showing the underside of yellow flowers and large heart-shaped leaves in three shades of green on dark blue ground.

Object Number

SD25729

Pastel on copy paper.


height: 990mm
width: 735mm (mount size: E, vertical)

Further Reading

Lara Rooksby, MA Conservation, Camberwell College of Arts, 1995 "The Conservation of Two Designs by Archibald Knox: Pastel on Impregnated Paper"

Martin, Stephen A. (ed.). Archibald Knox. London: New Academy Group Ltd. 1995.
Page 131.

Martin, Stephen A. (ed.). Archibald Knox. London: Artmedia Press. 2001.
page 287.

"Liberty Centenary Exhibition Catalogue," 1975, Cat. No. D60.

Liberty's "Cymric Silver" catalogue, ca. 1900.

Archibald Knox 1864-1933 exhibition catalogue, 1996

Colour

yellow
green

Style

Art Nouveau

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Flowers
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