May Morris: Designer and Embroiderer | University of Oxford

May Morris: Designer and Embroiderer

Speaker
Dr Lynn Hulse, Nicola Jarvis
Event date
Event time
13:00 - 14:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
OX1 2PH
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
£5 / £4 concessions
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended

Discover the life and work of William Morris’s younger daughter, May, who managed the embroidery workshop at Morris and Co. between 1885 and 1896. This lecture includes material from her collection of needlework designs and photographs of English medieval embroidery donated to the Ashmolean.