Fragments. William Morris "Sunflower" pattern. Lush design of sunflowers, meandering vines and grape clusters. Printed in burnt sienna on a metallic gold, embossed ground.
Jeffrey & Co. (Manufacturer)
Morris, William (Designer)
Pattern designed in 1879.
- Location of origin
- Object type
- Building Component
England (United Kingdom) [country]
- Descriptive terms
- People and organizations
A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson
- 26 3/4 x 22 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.
- Reference Notes
- for illustration of design see: Oman and Hamilton, "Wallpapers," p. 373, fig. 1065. "Elegant late nineteenth century wallpapers," Antiques Magazine, Aug. 1982, p. III. Lynn, "Wallpaper in America," pg. 372, fig. 16-7. MET, "Pursuit of Beauty," fig. 3.
- Related Items
Accession number 1981.125b Relationship another sample of same paper
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.124