Textile, late 19th century
Technique: printed on plain weave with doubled warps.
Gift of Robert W. Friedel. 1951-103-19-a,c.
- Manufactured by Morris & Company, Decorators Ltd.
What is this?
Large-scale design of exotic flowers with curving stems and leaves, large flowerheads suggesting tree-peonies and lotus in pink, red, yellow, and white with brown outlining on a ground of dark greenish-blue with fine, small-scale all-over reserve pattern of scrolling stems, leaves and flowers.