William Morris (English, 1834-1896). <em>Window Hanging, One of Pair</em>, Designed 1878. Hand-dyed woolen yarns, a: 61 × 71 in. (154.9 × 180.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 70.139a. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.70.139a-b.jpg)

Window Hanging, One of Pair

Artist:William MorrisMorris & Company

Medium: Hand-dyed woolen yarns

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Dates:Designed 1878

Dimensions: a: 61 × 71 in. (154.9 × 180.3 cm)


Accession Number: 70.139a

Image: CUR.70.139a-b.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Window Hanging, One of Pair. Hand woven in damask weave, woolen yarns hand dyed in 2 tones of blue, cream, salmom, and light green .Pattern known as "Bird". Motif incorporates 2 pairs of birds surrounding a stylized foliate ground. Fabric is sewn into curtains with a faded blue cotton backing and rings. CONDITION - Good.

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