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Peacock and Dragon


William Morris ; Morris & Co.


c. 1878

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Peacock and Dragon, William Morris      ;    Morris & Co.
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | Wool; jacquard, double weave
Size: 107-3/4 x 67-3/16 in. (273.7 x 170.7 cm)
Creation Place: England
Culture: England
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: maroon ground; pairs of birds in green and blue, and orange and green; woven pattern; organic leaves and scrolls throughout
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Tess E. Armstrong Fund
Accession Number: 2001.57
Artist: William Morris, British, 1834 - 1896
Role: Designer
Nationality: British
Life Dates: British, 1834 - 1896

Artist: Morris & Co.
Role: Manufacturer
Nationality: , English
Added to Site: February 28, 2009