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|Collection:||Applied Art - Textiles|
|Date:||1876 - 1876|
|Designer:||William Morris - View biography for William Morris|
|Manufacturer:||Morris & Co - View history|
What Morris described as 'the art of dyeing' provided his materials with their characteristic soft colours in opposition to the crude 'modern and commercial' methods of printing on cloth. Many of his chosen flowers had strong personal associations with the places where he lived and worked.
|Purchased from Morris & Co through Friends of Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery, 1940|