Window Hanging, One of Pair
On View: Decorative Art, 20th-Century Decorative Arts, 4th Floor
Hand-dyed woolen yarns
H. Randolph Lever Fund
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William Morris (English, 1834-1896). Window Hanging, One of Pair, Designed 1878. Hand-dyed woolen yarns, a: 61 × 71 in. (154.9 × 180.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 70.139a. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.70.139a-b.jpg)
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Window Hanging, One of Pair. Hand woven in damask weave, woolen yarns hand dyed in 2 tones of blue, cream, salmom, and light green .Pattern known as "Bird". Motif incorporates 2 pairs of birds surrounding a stylized foliate ground. Fabric is sewn into curtains with a faded blue cotton backing and rings.
CONDITION - Good.
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