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Wey (Formerly a Valance)

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:

c. 1883 (produced c. 1883/1940)

Artist:

Designed by William Morris (English, 1834–1896)
Produced by Morris & Company, 1875–1940
Woven and printed at Merton Abbey Works
England, Surrey, Wimbledon

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Artist

William Morris (Designer)

Title

Wey (Formerly a Valance)

Origin

England

Date

Designed 1878–1888

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; block printed

Dimensions

44.7 × 197.5 cm (17 5/8 × 77 3/4 in.) Repeat: 31 × 22.2 cm (12 1/4 × 8 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder

Reference Number

1989.573.1

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