Rug (T61)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Rug

Made in

London

Date

1981

Description

Woven rug with a linen warp and cheviot wool weft, with stylized horizontal bands of colour, dyed in beige, blue, green and peach.

Materials and techniques

Composition in shape and colour. Woven on an upright frame using a kelim technique. Weft - 11 s cheviot, hand-dyed; linen warp.

Dimensions

length:  192cm
width:  129cm

Object number

T61

Category

Maker's statement

This piece is a development of my work concerned with shape, colour and composition. It is intended to give a feeling of expanding space, mainly in vertical direction but with some depth achieved by the slight ambiguity of the picture plane - i.e. but it not being clearly stated in which plane some of the shapes lie and also thrugh the use of colour