This pattern was first used as printed fabric, but also manufactured as a woven silk fabric and from 1898 as a Madras silk. Another design is in the William Morris Gallery, Walthamstow.

  • Purchased from Morris & Co through Friends of Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery, 1940
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery


Association Artist Organisation
Artist William Morris -


Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
bl: this is omitted on block/ br: No 6876 (ink)/ white pale blue/ yellow (pencil)/ Chintz (ink)/ r edge: A/B (ink)/ Kennet (pencil)/ Chintz (ink)/ 23 yards (pencil) ml: this/ verso: Kennett / 38/ Morris & Co/ Merton Abbey Works/ Surrey (ink)/ 17/ George Street/ Morris/ Hanover Square/ London W (oval stamp)
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Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
William Morris: Wallpapers and Textiles
- Fermoy Gallery, King's Lynn Art Centre, King's Lynn, Norfolk 1982-05-06 - 1982-06-05


Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
The Art and Design of William Morris
L F Day 1899 Easter Art Annual p.12
William Morris
G H Crow 1934 The Studio p.90
Textiles by William Morris and Morris & Co. 1861-1940
E Leary, Mr Oliver Fairclough 1981 Thames and Hudson, London p.96
William Morris by Himself: Designs and Writings
Gillian Naylor 1988 - p.258 repro

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