William Morris Compton Tapestry Umbrella Stand
Sturdy umbrella/stick stand covered in William Morris's Compton fine quality jacquard woven tapestry fabric. Measures 61 cm high x 22 cm diameter. Weighs almost 2.5 kg.
A stunning addition to a hallway. We also sell a tapestry cushion and waste bin in the Compton design.
Made in England.
Compton was designed by John Henry Dearle for Morris & Co. in 1896. The fabric was designed for furnishings at Compton Hall in Wolverhampton. John Henry Dearle began his career with Morris & Co as a 17 year old shop assistant at Morris & Co's Oxford Street shop. He became Art Director for the firm after the death of his mentor William Morris.
* International Customers Please Note: Due to the larger packing box required for this item there may be an additional postage charge for shipping outside the UK. Please contact us for a postage quote before placing an order. Thank you.