MMA, William Morris Compton Oblong Silk Scarf

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William Morris, "Compton" Oblong Silk Scarf.  Echoing the lush colors of John Henry Dearle's 1896 wallpaper design entitled Compton, this scarf from the Metropolitan Museum of Art features a rich botanical and floral motif.

  • 100% silk crêpe de chine
  • 64'' long x 18'' wide

Dearle, chief designer of William Morris's (British, 1834–1896) interior design firm Morris & Co, used two different shades of green, as well as pink and blue pastels for the poppies and tulips in his wallpaper.