1982M35 Embroidered bed cover
|Title:||1982M35 Embroidered bed cover|
Embroidered bed cover, 1902
Mary Newill (d.1947)
* Quote is from second verse of Ode - Intimations of Immortality from Recollections of Early Childhood by William Wordsworth.
Bed cover embroidered in coloured wools (cream, pinks, greens, browns, black). In the centre a circle divided into 8 sections with motifs loosely illustrating text: a sun in the centre, an owl, sparrow, chaffinch, tit, butterflies, moths, moon and stars. In alternate panels a trailing design of dog roses. At each corner, dog roses and a rainbow.
Art movement/Arts and Crafts,
Birmingham Museums Trust/Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery,
|Usage Rights:||CC0 - Public Domain|
|Size:||100.03 MB; 5774 x 6053 pixels; 489 x 512 mm (print at 300 DPI); 1528 x 1602 mm (screen at 96 DPI);|