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Flora wall tapestry

SKU: AC028


The Flora wall tapestry is woven in one sizes: 42″x28″ . See tapestry description below.

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Flora wall tapestry

William Morris tapestries – Poems by the Way

The Flora wall tapestry is a 1885 tapestry design by William Morris and Edward Burne-Jones. It was originally woven at the Morris & Co workshops at Merton Abbey, and represents Spring (whereas Pomona represents Autumn).

The gothic text is taken from the Verses for Pictures section of “Poems by the Way” by William Morris:
I am the handmaid of the earth,
I broider fair her glorious gown,
And deck her on her days of mirth
With many a garland of renown.

And while Earth’s little ones are fain
And play about the Mother’s hem,
I scatter every gift I gain
From sun and wind to gladden them.

The Flora wall tapestry is now woven in France in 100% cotton and is lined, with a rod pocket for easy hanging. Here in the home of one of our customers in British Columbia:

Flora tapestry by William Morris

Additional information

Weight1 g
Dimensions1 × 1 × 1 cm