Design for a tapestry hanging
- Graphite, pen and brown ink and watercolor with white gouache on moderately thick, moderately textured, light blue wove paper
- Sheet: 34 1/2 x 11 1/16 inches (87.6 x 28.1 cm)
Inscribed in blue ink, upper left: "TB [encircled]"; inscribed on verso in pen and black ink, upper center: "This is a design for | a Tapestry Hanging | and is drawn by | William Morris himself- | T.E. [Courwitz?]; in black ink, upper right: "TULIP & NET | 19 | MORRIS & Co | MERTON ABBEY WORKS, | Surrey."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
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- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- architectural subject | designs | Gothic (Medieval) | plants | tapestry
- Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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John Henry Dearle, 1860–1932, British, Design for a tapestry hanging, undated
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