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Fabric & Paper Designs

Dates: 01 December 2018 - 14 January 2019

A collection of original 20th century designs for textiles or paper. Most date from the 1930s and 1940s. With 4 exceptions all are presented unframed and in conservation mounts.

The price of the unframed work includes UK postage. Please contact me for quotes for the framed pieces and for all overseas postage.

Viewing is by appointment in London or Oxfordshire.

Black and Grey Design
Gouache, unframed
25.50 x 27.50cm (10.04 x 10.83 inches)
Stock Code: GY5
£110.00
Blue and Orange Fabric Design
Gouache, unframed
20.00 x 14.00cm (7.87 x 5.51 inches)
Marjorie Bywater was born in Ealing, the daughter of a taylor. She studied painting and design at the local School of Art and later at the Royal C...
Stock Code: MB5
£60.00
Blue Skies
Gouache on blue paper, unframed
23.00 x 18.50cm (9.06 x 7.28 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS17
£75.00
Bluebell
Gouache and silver paint, unframed
22.50 x 18.50cm (8.86 x 7.28 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS24
£110.00
Border Design - Balloons
Gouache, unframed, in conservation mount only
23.00 x 9.00cm (9.06 x 3.54 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: 2016/B
£40.00
Border Design - Green and Yellow
Gouache, unframed, in conservation mount only
20.00 x 9.00cm (7.87 x 3.54 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: 2016/C
£40.00
Border Design - Yellow and Blue
Gouache, unframed, in conservation mount only
23.00 x 9.00cm (9.06 x 3.54 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: 2016/F
£40.00
Border Design - Yellow and Orange
Gouache, unframed, in conservation mount only
23.00 x 9.00cm (9.06 x 3.54 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: 2016/E
£40.00
Border Design - Yellow Flowers
Gouache, unframed, in conservation mount only
23.00 x 9.00cm (9.06 x 3.54 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: 2016/D
£40.00
Bottle & Book
Gouache, unframed
23.00 x 19.00cm (9.06 x 7.48 inches)
Stock Code: GY6
£110.00
Bue Design
Gouache on blue paper, unframed
11.00 x 11.00cm (4.33 x 4.33 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS28
£50.00
Cherries
Gouache on buff paper, unframed
22.50 x 14.50cm (8.86 x 5.71 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: PMS20
£75.00
Deco Design
Gouache and silver paint on black paper, unframed
22.50 x 19.00cm (8.86 x 7.48 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS21
£75.00
Deco Design
Gouache on black paper, unframed
23.00 x 18.50cm (9.06 x 7.28 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS19
£75.00
Deco Design
Gouache and silver paint, unframed
23.50 x 19.00cm (9.25 x 7.48 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS13
£60.00
Deco Design
Gouache and silver paint, unframed
25.00 x 18.00cm (9.84 x 7.09 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS12
SOLD
Deco Design with Blue Flowers
Gouache and silver paint, unframed
22.50 x 22.00cm (8.86 x 8.66 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS14
£110.00
End Paper Design for The Nightingale
Pen and ink and watercolour wash, unframed
28.00 x 37.50cm (11.02 x 14.76 inches)
Berkeley Sutcliffe was one of the leading stage designers of the mid 20th century. He was best known for his spectacular and amusing scenery and fo...
Stock Code: 1016
£260.00
Fabric Designs in Three Shades
Three mounted together, all gouache, unframed
14.50 x 16.50cm (5.71 x 6.50 inches)
Marjorie Bywater was born in Ealing, the daughter of a taylor. She studied painting and design at the local School of Art and later at the Royal C...
Stock Code: MB20
£40.00
Fabric Designs in Three Shades
Three mounted together, all gouache, unframed
14.50 x 16.50cm (5.71 x 6.50 inches)
Marjorie Bywater was born in Ealing, the daughter of a taylor. She studied painting and design at the local School of Art and later at the Royal C...
Stock Code: MB17
SOLD
Flowers
Gouache on grey paper, unframed
22.50 x 18.50cm (8.86 x 7.28 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS23
£75.00
Green Design
Gouache on green paper, unframed
11.00 x 11.00cm (4.33 x 4.33 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS29
SOLD
Indian Feather - Design for Fabric
Watercolour and bodycolour
52.00 x 61.50cm (20.47 x 24.21 inches)
On a trip to New York in 1970, Zandra Rhodes visited the National Museum of the American Indian where she was fascinated and inspired by the costum...
Stock Code: 1594
£650.00
Ivy

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Gouache on green paper, unframed
23.00 x 18.50cm (9.06 x 7.28 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS18
SOLD
Leaf Design
Gouache, unframed
32.50 x 25.00cm (12.80 x 9.84 inches)
Stock Code: GY3
£85.00
Leaves
Gouache on buff paper, unframed
23.00 x 18.50cm (9.06 x 7.28 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS16
£75.00
Orange Stripe and Flowers
Gouache and gold paint on grey paper, unframed
22.50 x 18.50cm (8.86 x 7.28 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS15
SOLD
Petals
Gouache on grey paper, unframed
15.00 x 12.00cm (5.91 x 4.72 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS27
SOLD
Red & Black Design II
Watercolour, unframed
10.00 x 15.00cm (3.94 x 5.91 inches)
Stock Code: GY16
£50.00
Red & Black Design III
Watercolour, unframed
10.00 x 15.00cm (3.94 x 5.91 inches)
Stock Code: GY17
£50.00
Red & Black Design IV
Watercolour, unframed
10.00 x 15.00cm (3.94 x 5.91 inches)
Stock Code: GY18
£50.00
Red & Black Design V
Watercolour, unframed
10.00 x 15.00cm (3.94 x 5.91 inches)
Stock Code: GY19
£50.00
Red & Black Design VI
Watercolour, unframed
8.50 x 16.00cm (3.35 x 6.30 inches)
Stock Code: GY20
£50.00
Red and Green Design
Gouache, unframed
19.50 x 14.00cm (7.68 x 5.51 inches)
Stock Code: GY12
£75.00
Red and Grey Design
Gouache, unframed
35.50 x 23.00cm (13.98 x 9.06 inches)
Stock Code: GY4
£85.00
Red Design
Gouache, unframed
35.50 x 25.00cm (13.98 x 9.84 inches)
Stock Code: GY2
£85.00
Red Flowers
Gouache and gold paint on grey paper, unframed
22.50 x 14.50cm (8.86 x 5.71 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS26
£60.00
Reflections
Gouache
46.00 x 41.00cm (18.11 x 16.14 inches)
Stock Code: 1389
SOLD
Textile Design
Gouache, framed
37.50 x 33.50cm (14.76 x 13.19 inches)
Stock Code: 2089
SOLD
The Reef - Tropical Smith
Gouache over traces of pencil, unframed, in conservation mount only
22.50 x 18.00cm (8.86 x 7.09 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: PS10
£110.00
Tree in a Landscape
Gouache on buff paper
20.00 x 18.50cm (7.87 x 7.28 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS25
£75.00
Trees on Grey
Gouache, unframed
18.00 x 15.00cm (7.09 x 5.91 inches)
Stock Code: GY13
£60.00
Weeping Tree
Gouache, unframed
22.50 x 18.50cm (8.86 x 7.28 inches)
Marie Palmer Smith was born in King’s Norton, Worcestershire. Known as Bay to her friends and family, the Christian name Palmer was after a favou...
Stock Code: MPS22
£110.00


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