William Morris The Forest Tapestry
Fine quality cotton jacquard woven tapestry wall hanging depicting a scene from William Morris's The Forest tapestry.
This tapestry measures 49 cm x 84 cm (19" x 33") and is lined and incorporates a rod pocket at the top for hanging as a wall decoration. We also sell expandable hanging rods for this purpose.
Woven in Belgium and lined in England.
The majestic lion hare and fox feature on The Forest Tapestry designed by William Morris in 1887 at Merton Abbey and woven by Morris & Co's three most senior weavers. The Forest depicts scrolling acanthus leaves a lion peacock hare and fox amongst wild flowers and was one of Morris & Co's finest tapestries.
We also sell this tapestry in a larger size (74 cm x 117 cm) by special order. Tapestry cushions depicting The Hare Facing Left & Right and The Lion from The Forest Tapestry are also for sale in this shop.