Snakeshead

A work made of cotton, plain weave; block printed.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; block printed.

Date:

Designed 1876 (produced 1925/40)

Artist:

Designed by William Morris (English, 1834–1896)
Produced by Morris & Company, Decorators Ltd., 1925–1940, formerly Morris & Company, 1875–1905
Printed by Hencroft Dye Works
England, Staffordshire, Leek

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Artist

William Morris

Title

Snakeshead

Origin

London

Date

1876

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; block printed

Dimensions

70.4 x 97.7 cm (27 5/8 x 38 1/2 in.) Repeat: 32.2 x 21.5 cm (12 3/4 x 8 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Theodore D. Tieken

Reference Number

1972.395

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