Iris Design

Iris Design

Brief description
Sketch for a D. Barbour and Co. furnishing textile design by Arthur Silver, based on iris flowers and leaves, 1892.
Dimensions
height: 200mm
width: 200mm
Organisation
Silver Studio
D. Barbour & Co
Person
Silver, Arthur
Label Text
These two sketches for Barbour furnishing textile designs were by Arthur Silver for the Silver Studio in 1892. They are based on iris flowers and leaves and are yet another instance of Oriental art influencing Silver's designs. The image shows one of the designs which is in terracotta and olive green. The other is in ochre and blue/green.
Date
1892
Type
Design
Name
SD5570A