Burne-Jones Angel tapestry

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Burne-Jones Angel tapestry The Burne-Jones Angel tapestry is from a painting by Sir Edward Burne-Jones, painted in 1878 in gouache and gold paint. Now at the Sudley Art Gallery in  Merseyside. This angel tapestry is woven in France in 82% cotton with some gold thread detailing and it is lined, with a rod pocket [...]

Arming of the Knights tapestry

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William Morris portiere tapestry The Arming of the Knights tapestry is popular in our gallery, here among academic certificates. It was originally designed by Edward Burne-Jones in 1890 as the second in the Quest for the Holy Grail tapestries series and it was woven at Merton Abbey by Morris & Co. The Arming of [...]

The Arming of the Knights tapestry

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The Arming of the Knights tapestry The Arming of the Knights tapestry is from the Quest for the Holy Grail tapestries by Edward Burne-Jones. It was woven by Morris & Co at Merton Abbey and is now at the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery. It hangs in this photo above a late Victorian gothic [...]

The Knights and Ladies of Camelot tapestries

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The Knights and Ladies of Camelot tapestries The Knights and Ladies of Camelot tapestries are the matching pairs taken from the full Departure of the Knights tapestry by Edward Burne-Jones, one of the Quest for the Holy Grail tapestries. Here they are displayed in a new home above the sitting room and dining room. [...]

Knights of the Round Table Depart

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Knights of the Round Table Depart The Knights of the Round Table Depart tapestry shows the knights with maidens as they set off on their quest - from the Quest for the Holy Grail tapestries by Edward Burne-Jones. The series was designed in 1890 and woven by Morris & Co at Merton Abbey in wool [...]

The Summons tapestry

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The Summons tapestry The Summons tapestry, or The Knights of the Round Table Summoned to the Quest tapestry by the Strange Damsel is the first tapestry in the Quest for the Holy Grail tapestries series. Edward Burne-Jones designed them for Stanmore Hall and they were woven in wool and silk on a cotton warp [...]

Departure of the Knights

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Departure of the Knights The Departure of the Knights tapestry is from the Quest for the Holy Grail tapestries by Sir Edward Burne-Jones designed in 1890 and woven by Morris & Co at Merton Abbey in wool and silk on a cotton warp. William Morris and John Henry Dearle also designed elements of the series [...]