Woodpecker with Verse was designed in 1885 by William Morris and based on his poem about Picus, the Italian King who was transformed into a woodpecker in Ovid•À_ó»s Metamorphoses, Book XIV. This classical work was the one of the most read books in the Middle Ages. This jacquard tapestry is also known as The Woodpecker, with parchment. William Morris, the famous English artist, has designed many fabrics and tapestries of world renown many of which now reside in the world's most prestigious museums.Product DetailsThis finely crafted wall tapestry is made in France by skilled artisans, using Jacquard looms and high quality textiles.William Morris80% Cotton, 20% Viscose and Polyester blend.Woven in FranceBacked with lining and tunnel for easy hanging.
Manufactured ByCharlotte Home FurnishingsSold ByHouzzWeight4 lb.CategoryTapestriesStyleCraftsman
Woodpecker with Verse European Tapestry Wall hanging - Craftsman - Tapestries - by Tapestry Zest 455202114466