Black Jack (T23)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Black Jack

Made in

Nayland

Date

1977

Description

Woven mohair, horsehair and yarn rug, with rectangular Union Flag design in white and grey.

Materials and techniques

Reversible flat weave in Union Jack design. 2-ply carpet wool, brushed mohair and horsehair. Woven in shaft-switching technique on a specially adapted loom.

Dimensions

length:  186cm

Object number

T23

Category

On view

Short term loan for display in Yinka Shonibare: Criminal Ornamentation, Arts Council touring exhibition at: Attenborought Arts Centre, Leicester 21/09/2018 - 16/12/2018 Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter 19/01/2019 - 16/03/2019 Longside Gallery, Wakefield 05/04/2019 - 16/06/2019 Southampton Art Gallery 28/06/2019 - 28/09/2019
  • Black Jack, Peter Collingwood, 1977, Crafts Council Collection: T23. Photo: Heini Schneebeli.