Imagery (B44c)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Imagery
Lavender's Blue

Date

1986-87

Description

Vellum stretched over board, with dark olive large italic with lavender coloured sprigs, smaller writing in green, "dilly-dilly" in pink, with raised and burnished gold dots. The piece reads 'Lavender's Blue, Dilly-Dily, Lavender's Green, When I am King, Dilly-Dilly, You shall be Queen.' Framed.

Materials and techniques

Calligraphic and lettering work, painted onto vellum, stretched on board with acid-free card lining.

Dimensions

length:  15.2cm
width:  22.2cm

Object number

B44c

Category

References

Michael Taylor - Lavender's Blue (1988)