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Textile Design - Woven Fabric Design - Golden Bough

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1941P408
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1887 - 1888

Maker Information

Artist:William Morris - View biography for William Morris


Woven fabrics were used as wall hangings, curtain and upholstery fabric or for ecclesiastical purposes. Some of the best selling fabrics were sold in various materials. 'Golden Bough', in silk and linen, was priced at 1.7.6.

Purchased from Morris & Co through Friends of Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery, 1940

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
School/Style:Arts and Crafts Textile
Medium:Grey and black wash over pencil, laid down.


Height:675 mm
Width:510 mm