Grass & Swan
designed by Bawden, Edward,
manufactured by Cole & Son Ltd, about 1938
This wallpaper sample is called 'Grass and Swan' and it features vignettes of swans, herons, nests and water with large sprays of wild grass, in olive green and pale grey, on a white ground. The paper was designed in around 1938 by Edward Bawden and is one of the 'Bardfield' range of papers designed by Bawden and John Aldridge and produced by Cole & Son Ltd from blocks cut by the artists.