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"Lily" Carpet

A work made of wool and cotton, plain weave with supplementary pile warps forming cut solid pile; woven on loom with jacquard attachment.
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  • A work made of wool and cotton, plain weave with supplementary pile warps forming cut solid pile; woven on loom with jacquard attachment.

Date:

Design by 1877, made 1877–1940

Artist:

Designed by William Morris (English, 1834–1896)
Produced by Morris & Co., London (English, 1875-1940)
Woven by Yates & Co., Wiltshire (English, founded 1701); later Wilton Royal Carpet Factory, Ltd. (English, founded 1741)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artists

William Morris , Wilton Royal Carpet Factory Ltd. (Weaver) , Morris & Co. (Producer)

Title

"Lily" Carpet

Places

London (Object made in), Wilton House (country house) (Object made in), England (Artist's nationality), Wiltshire (Object made in), Great Britain (Object made in)

Dates

Designed 1877 , Made 1877-1940

Medium

Wool and cotton, plain weave with supplementary pile warps forming cut solid pile; woven on loom with Jacquard attachment

Dimensions

43.6 × 68.7 cm (17 1/8 × 27 in.) Repeat: 23.2 × 23.2 cm (9 1/8 × 9 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Haskins

Reference Number

1973.691

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