Floral Motifs on Early Chintz
Anemone coronaria - Poppy Anemone
Anemone coronaria - Poppy Anemone growing in a modern garden.
Anemone coronaria - Poppy Anemone from Private Collection, Broderie Perse Bed Set, c. 1840.
Anemone coronaria - Poppy Anemone (published as Anemone tenuifolia) Basilius Bessler, Hortus Eystettensis, vol. 1: Primus ordo collectarum plantarum vernalium, t. 34, fig. III, 1620.
Common Names: Poppy Anemone, Single Anemone
 
Description: Anemone coronaria (Poppy Anemone) is a member of the Buttercup family (Ranunculaceae). The Hortus Kewensis, ed. 2, vol. 3 lists this plant, native of the Levant, as introduced to cultivation in Britain in 1596.  

Quilts with the above Anemone coronaria (Poppy Anemone) motif: 
 
  • None known at this time

Chintz with this Anemone coronaria (Poppy Anemone) motif: 
 
  • Private Collection, Broderie Perse Bed Set, c. 1840

                                  Additional Anemone coronaria (Poppy Anemone) Motifs

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Quilts with a different Anemone coronaria (Poppy Anemone) motif: 
 
  • None known at this time

Chintz with a different Anemone coronaria (Poppy Anemone) motif: 
 
  • The Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum, Copperplate Furniture Textile Printed by Nixon & Co., Number 1996.3889.003, 1750-60s
  • The Victoria and Albert Museum, Furnishing Fabric Fragment, Object Number T.7-1933, c. 1850






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