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1982M35 Embroidered bed cover

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Title: 1982M35 Embroidered bed cover
Description: 1982M35
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);