William Morris & Co. embroidery table cover (113 x 113cm)


113 x 113 cm  //  3ft 8” x 3ft 8”

Mounted on green velvet as another piece as another from Christie's South Kensington or possibly removed from what once might have been a large firescreen or table cover. Very probably drawn from a design by May Morris the daughter of William Morris.

>> CF Image of similar piece placed in Christie’s South Kensington sale during 1980s

cf: Plate 69 May Morris Arts & Crafts Designer, Thames & Hudson / V&A / William Morris Gallery 2018 page 85  from the collection Art Gallery of South Australia (991A1)

• late 19th cent

Ref. 16525




Collections: Collectables, Textiles