Departure of the Knights tapestry
The Departure of the Knights tapestry is from the second of the Quest for the Holy Grail tapestries designed by Sir Edward Burne-Jones in 1890 and woven by Morris & Co at Merton Abbey. William Morris and John Henry Dearle also designed elements of the series based on the 15th century tale Le Morte D’Arthur by Sir Thomas Malory. These were also called the San Graal tapestries and were originally woven in wool and silk on a cotton warp. They are now at the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery. Like all our Edward Burne-Jones tapestries this is finely woven in France in an exceptional weave of 95% cotton in a delicate relief stitch and it is lined, with a rod pocket for easy hanging.
The Departure of the Knights tapestry is available in three sizes. The larger two sizes are non-returnable. You can view this tapestry in the gallery of room settings.
This is the finest of our Camelot tapestries – to order it : use the drop-down arrow in the top right to select a size (the price will show), then select quantity and click on the button to enter the securely encrypted shopping cart. You can pay using Visa, Mastercard or American Express, and then we’ll confirm receipt of your order.