Woven at Merton Abbey By Morris & Company, from figures originally drawn by Burne-Jones for stained glass windows at Salisbury Cathedral.
Angeli Ministrantes tapestry, 1894
© The artist's estate/ V&A Picture Library
- Woven tapestry in wool & silk on cotton warp
- 24 x 20 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £47,242 ( Total: £190,996)
- Acquired in:
- J S Maas & Son
The tapestry is the pair to 'Angeli Laudentes' also in the V & A collections.
Purchased from Morris & Co. by Mr E.Waterhouse of Feldermore, Surrey; subsequent collections: Charles & Lavinia Handley-Read; Mr Feldman, New York; Dr & Mrs Jerome Tickner, Massachusetts; with J.S.Maas & Son Ltd.