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William Morris & Co. Tiles from Textiles: Marigold

Open afresh your rounds of starry folds, Ye Ardent Marigolds. ~John Keats

William Morris Marigold Tile, ecru on cadmium William Morris Marigold Tile, off-white on cobalt William Morris Marigold Tile, ecru on eucalyptus William Morris Marigold Tile, ecru on earth William Morris Marigold Tile, offwhite on forest green William Morris Marigold Tile, goldenrod on white William Morris Marigold Tile, marigold on white William Morris Marigold Tile, offwhite on steel gray William Morris Marigold Tile, Victorian blue William Morris Marigold Tile, cobalt on white William Morris Marigold Tile, white on eucapytus William Morris Marigold Tile, offwhite on marigold

Available Colors

Cadmium Red, Cobalt Blue, Eucalytpus Green, Earth, Forest Green, Goldenrod, Marigold Orange, Steel Gray, Victorian Blue, White, Ecru, Offwhite

Marigold was designed by William Morris in 1875. It was originally block printed on cotton fabric but was later sold as wallpaper.

Designer: William Morris

Sizes: 6 inch, or 8 tiles

Marigold Pricing

6 inch square tiles: $55 each

8 inch square tiles: $74 each

Marigold design by William Morris

Marigold wallpaper designed by William Morris, sold by Morris & Co, printed by Jeffrey & Co. for Morris. Designed 1875.

The design modifications are probably the work of John Henry Dearle. It has fewer and different colors than the first Marigold produced at Merton Abby in 1883.

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