Kershaw Fountain & Chadwick Free Library

Woven by Spurcroft Ltd, Macclesfield

Reference Number:-  
osc 14  
 

view of the fountain on the left and Free Library in the background
 
Woven on silk:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
view of the fountain on the left
and the Free Library in the background
 
 
       
 
 
 
 
WOVEN IN SILK
BY SPURCROFT 1994

Size:
Of Card mount: 27.6cm deep by 38.4cm wide
Of Silk picture: 14.9cm deep by 26.4cm wide
Comments:
As well as the woven credit on the front, on the reverse is a label confirming the weavers to be " SPURCROFT " and a second label giving the picture title and words describing the context:
 
 
 
label on reverse confirming the picture was woven by SPURCROFT
 
label on reverse of this picture
 
 
label on reverse with picture title and background information
 
label on reverse of this picture
 
 
 
 
 
WOVEN IN SILK BY SPURCROFT LTD
CIRCA 1867

 
 
THE PICTURE DEPICTS THE KERSHAW FOUNTAIN AND
THE CHADWICK FREE LIBRARY, WHICH WAS DONATED
TO THE TOWN OF MACCLESFIELD IN 1876 BY DAVID
CHADWICK M.P. THE LIBRARY CLOSED IN 1994 AND
THE BUILDING IS NOW TO BE USED AS THE
REGISTRARS OFFICE.

 
 
 

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