Antique French Shawl. A Rare Masterpiece Design, Circa 182
ART & ARTISTS: William Morris wallpaper & textiles
Buta on Shoulder Mantle. Kashmir Shawl. Afghan Period. Kashmir. ca. 1815 574x1024 Kashmir Paisley Shawl and its Enduring Contribution to the Paisley Motif
William Morris designed this - and I adore William Morris! Bringing craftsmanship and beauty to our homes - what a beautiful world that would be!
One of the thirty-drawings that Moorcroft got copied from finished shawls that were commissioned by buyer from Russia, Persian and India. Gooleeanar – Moorcroft (painted by a Kashmiri Naqash on paper in brilliant colored gouache) – Circa 1823