Morris, William, 1834-1896
- Existence: 1834-03-24 - 1896-10-03
William Morris (1834-1896), British textile designer, poet, novelist, translator, and socialist activist associated with the British Arts and Crafts Movement.
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Concerning William Morris' decoration of Miss Carrie's house.
The collection consists of seven letters written by William Morris to friends and acquaintances, and a group of autograph manuscripts by Morris. One manuscript, "The Wood Beyond the World," is accompanied by a drawing made for the book by Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, and two impressions of the resulting engraving. Also present is a letter to the American collector Dean Sage regarding one of the manuscripts.