Design

Scope and Content

Black and white photograph of an intricate design, possibly in pencil on paper, by May Morris. The design is very dense with flower and foliage motifs, in three sections, with a border. The design occupies the right hand side of the page, which is leaning up on a white stand. The photograph is mounted on a page with manuscript notes. The photograph is mounted on a page along with 7MMO/1/156. The object was held and photographed at the Bodleian Library, Oxford University. The photographs were taken during research by Elizabeth Masterman, for her book on May Morris.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Some light scratching and grease marks, bottom quarter. Production method: gelatin silver print.

Related Material

7/YYY7/1/156-175