Designs for a tapestry entitled 'The Forest', designed for Alexander Ionides: four preliminary sketches of hares

RIBApix ref no RIBA97159
Architect/DesignerWebb, Philip Speakman (1831-1915)
Artist/PhotographerWebb, Philip Speakman (1831-1915)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1887
Image Date1886
StyleArts & Crafts
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePB92/WEBB[68]7
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The tapestry was created for number 1 Holland Park, the home of Alexander Constantine Ionides, the art patron and collector, and was made by Morris & Co. on the Merton Abbey looms. The tapestry itself is now in the Victoria & Albert Museum.

Subject tags

Animals, tapestries