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On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F , Case THURS, Shelf SH7

William Morris

Photograph
1884 (photographed)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Bust portrait of William Morris with his head resting on his right hand.
read Introducing William Morris William Morris is best known as the 19th century's most celebrated designer, but he was also a driven polymath who spent much of his life fighting the consensus. A key figure in the Arts & Crafts Movement, Morris championed a principle of handmade production that didn't chime with the Vict...
object details
Categories
Object Type
Additional TitlePortraits of many persons of note photographed by Frederick Hollyer in three volumes, vol. II (assigned by artist)
Materials and Techniques
Platinum print
Brief Description
Portrait of William Morris, Portraits of many persons of note photographed by Frederick Hollyer, Vol. 2, platinum print, late 19th century
Physical Description
Bust portrait of William Morris with his head resting on his right hand.
Dimensions
  • Height: 15.1cm
  • Width: 10.6cm
Subject depicted
Collection
Accession Number
7715-1938

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record createdJuly 13, 2004
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