Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Specimen of 'Daisy' wallpaper

Specimen of 'Daisy' wallpaper, a design featuring a variety of plants with white, blue, pink and yellow flowers, on a pale-green ground with green flecks suggestive of grass; Block-printed in distemper colours, on paper; Inscribed on the back in ink with title, number etc. 

A Curtain 
Designed by William Morris, in early 1860s 
was worked by Jane Morris, Bessie Burden and others.

Woollen ground embroidered with wools in couched stitches

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