In 1861, William Morris (British, 18341896) co-founded a London interior design firm (reorganized in 1875 as Morris & Co.) to create a full range of handcrafted household objects. Morris was a prolific designer of wallpapers and fabrics, which he often based on indigenous English plants.
Artful colorations and patterns characterize the work of William Morris (British, 18341896), one of the founders of the Arts and Crafts movement and a forerunner of modern design. Our elegant shawl is adapted from Flower Garden, a silk textile in the Museums collection, created by Morris & Co. in 1879. Viscose/Wool/Silk. Imported. 70” x 28”.
70” x 28”