Unbeatable — the pure sumptuousness of the design as well as the true vintage look and feel of this roughly 70 year old piece of fabric will wholly delight you and make whatever you make with it a visual focal point in your decor. Adding to its charms is the fact that this exquisite piece was entirely hand blocked!
True to its name — Orissa (now called “Odisha”) — this piece reflects the lush and expressive flora of East India in all its exotic triumph. Made in England.
COLORS: Chartreuse, olive, mint, russet, khaki shades, magenta, cranberry, teal and aquamarine blues, all on a natural off white background.
Size: 28″ wide + 1″ selvedge x 55″ long
Fiber: 57% linen 43% cotton. (Reads as a linen.)
“…we have never looked upon ourselves as ‘dealers in textiles.’ We regard textiles simply as one means of artistic expression…” — Theodore Greeff, President, Greeff Fabrics, Inc.
MAKER: Greeff Fabrics, Inc was founded in the US by Theodore Greeff in 1933 to make a wide range of mostly traditional style interior fabrics and wallcoverings, grouped in collections, for high-end interior designers. Jackson’s book points to Marion Dorn, John Little, Dan Rasmassen, and Dagmar Wilson as key designers from the 1940s and after.