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Wild Tulip

Designer:
William Morris (British, Walthamstow, London 1834–1896 Hammersmith, London)
Manufacturer:
Morris & Company
Printer:
Jeffrey & Co. (London)
Date:
designed 1884
Medium:
Block-printed wallpaper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 27 x 21 1/2 in. (68.6 x 54.6 cm)
Classification:
Wallpaper
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward C. Moore Jr. Gift, 1923
Accession Number:
23.163.4f
Not on view
Inscription: printed in right margin: "Morris & Co."
Vendor: Morris & Company
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," March 26, 2007–June 24, 2007.

Oman & Hamilton, V&A, p.376.1065 (vol. II, 1884)
Aymer Vallance William Morris, his art, his writings, and his public life; a record,. London G. Bell and sons 1898, 1898, p. 90.

Alexandrine N. St. Clair The Image of the Turk in Europe Partial catalog of the Art of Imperial Turkey and its European Echoes, an exhibition presented at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1973, fig. no. 73.

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. 376, no. 1065 (vol. II, 1884).



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