William Morris Acanthus and Vine tapestry

2017-01-09T23:11:59-08:00

William Morris Acanthus and Vine tapestry The William Morris Acanthus and Vine tapestry, the first of the wall tapestries designed by William Morris, is seen here in the entrance foyer of a home. It is woven in France in 95% cotton except for the largest size which is a wonderful 64% wool, 19% cotton, 9% [...]

Burne-Jones Angel tapestry

2017-01-09T23:11:59-08:00

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 [...]

Quest for the Holy Grail tapestry

2017-01-09T23:11:59-08:00

Quest for the Holy Grail tapestry The Quest for the Holy Grail tapestry is displayed here in an apartment. It is one of the finest of our William Morris tapestries, superbly woven in France in 77% wool and 20% cotton and it is lined, with a rod pocket for easy hanging. Select from two sizes - [...]

William Morris Tree of Life tapestries

2017-01-09T23:12:00-08:00

William Morris Tree of Life tapestries Two William Morris Tree of Life tapestries in one wonderful restaurant! This ever-popular Arts and Crafts tapestry is woven in France in 100% cotton and is lined, with a rod pocket for easy hanging. Select from four sizes: 24"x19" US$70 44"x28" US$190 51"x37" US$385 72"x51" US$630 [...]

The Woodpecker tapestry wall-hanging

2018-09-24T10:26:13-07:00

The Woodpecker tapestry wall-hanging The Woodpecker tapestry wall-hanging is shown here in the same room as the Pomona and Flora tapestries. Delightful! Read the link to its page for a history of this most popular of William Morris tapestries. The Woodpecker tapestry is woven in France in 80% cotton and 20% viscose in two [...]

Arming of the Knights tapestry

2017-01-09T23:12:00-08:00

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 Orchard by William Morris

2017-01-09T23:12:00-08:00

The Orchard by William Morris The Orchard by William Morris shows one of four figures in The Seasons tapestry designed by William Morris and John Henry Dearle in 1890. Now at the Victoria and Albert Museum. It is woven in France in one size in 80% cotton and 20% viscose: 47″x29″ US$265 [...]

The Minstrel tapestry wallhanging

2017-01-09T23:12:00-08:00

The Minstrel tapestry wallhanging The Minstrel tapestry wallhanging is shown in a dining room. It was originally designed by John Henry Dearle and woven by Morris & Co in 1899. This French tapestry is woven in two sizes in 80% cotton, 20% viscose and is lined with a rod pocket for easy hanging. The [...]

Strawberry Thief wall tapestry

2017-01-09T23:12:00-08:00

Strawberry Thief wall tapestry The Strawberry Thief wall tapestry is adapted from one of the William Morris designs, originally a 1893 chintz but well suited as a tapestry with his sense of composition and design. It is shown in a dining room, accompanied by The Woodpecker and Peacock tapestries. This tapestry is woven in France [...]