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Guide to the William Morris Wallpaper Samples, 1864 - 1896
Special Collections M0936  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: William Morris Wallpaper Samples,
    Date (inclusive): 1864 - 1896
    Collection number: Special Collections M0936
    Creator: Morris, William, 1834-1896
    Extent: 36 items
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access Restrictions

    None.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

    Provenance

    Gift of William Morris

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item] William Morris Wallpaper Samples, M0936, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Scope and Content

    Includes one design by William's daughter, May Morris, called Honeysuckle, 1883. Many samples are named and dated on their backs.

    Access terms

    Morris, May
    Arts and crafts movement
    Decoration and ornament--History--19th century
    Wallpaper