William Morris

£12.50
ITEM CODE: 25349
4.8/5
An absorbing history charting the life and work of British artist, designer, craftsman and pioneering social campaigner, William Morris (1834-96). Biographical chapters outline Mor...
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An absorbing history charting the life and work of British artist, designer, craftsman and pioneering social campaigner, William Morris (1834-96). Biographical chapters outline Morris’s early years; links to Ruskin and the Pre-Raphaelites; his transition from architectural student and poet to artist, craftsman and designer; his unorthodox marriage; the rise of Morris & Co.; and death at Kelmscott Manor. Richly illustrated with patterns and prints, from his wallpapers of the 1860s to the Holy Grail tapestries in the 1890s. Reflecting upon Morris as a designer, his inspiration, collaborations and methods, while also reflecting upon his artistic legacy. With handsome gold-foil details to the dust jacket.
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Hardback
29 x 30cm
192 pages
Illustrated throughout in colour
With a new cover, a revised edition of the bestselling book we featured in 2014
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Reviews
Overall product rating 4.8/5
17 March 2021
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Lovely sized book with great illustrations.
02 March 2021
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The book is beautiful and the quality of the pictures excellent. It will give me a lot of pleasure for years to come.
15 February 2021
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Amazing special price of only £8 for a large many paged book with plentiful coloured examples of William Morris' work.
11 February 2021
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This book is really beautiful as well as informative. Purchased in the sale, it was an absolute bargain!
10 February 2021
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This is a beautiful book and fantastic value at the sale price.