William Morris (British, Walthamstow, London 1834–1896 Hammersmith, London)
Birds designed by Philip Webb (British, Oxford 1831–1915 West Sussex)
Morris & Company
designed 1862, first produced 1864
Sheet: 27 x 21 1/2 in. (68.6 x 54.6 cm)
Purchase, Edward C. Moore Jr. Gift, 1923
Not on view
Inscription: printed in right margin: "Morris & Co."
Vendor: Morris & Company
Oman & Hamilton, V&A, p.371.1065 (vol I, 1862, prod. 1864)
Aymer Vallance William Morris, his art, his writings, and his public life; a record,. London G. Bell and sons 1898, 1898, pp. 87-88.
Charles C. Oman, Jean Hamilton, E. A. Entwisle Wallpapers, An International History and Illustrated Survey from the Victoria and Albert Museum. Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Victoria and Albert Museum, 1982, p.371, no. 1065 (vol I, 1862, produced 1864).