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This appliquéd and embroidered hanging was inspired by William Morris's poem, "Two Red Roses Across the Moon." English designer, critic and socialist William Morris was one of the leaders of the Arts and Crafts Movement.


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Wallhanging-Two Red Roses Across the Moon

creator   Margaret C. Whiting (1860-1946)
artisan   Deerfield Society of Blue and White Needlework
date   c. 1919
location   Deerfield, Massachusetts
depth (framed)   1.0"
width (framed)   21.75"
width   14.25"
height (framed)   35.75"
height   28.75"
process/materials   applique and embroidery on linen
item type   Art/Decorative Arts - Textiles
accession #   #NBW.086

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