Explore the life and work of May Morris, daughter of William Morris and one of the most significant artists of the Arts and Crafts movement.

The landmark exhibition tells the story of May Morris, who at age 23, took charge of the Morris & Co embroidery department and was responsible for creating some of the company’s most iconic textiles and wallpaper designs.

The exhibition is organised by the William Morris Gallery, London, in association with Dovecot Studios.

Textiles19th century artEdinburgh

Dovecot Studios

10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH1 1LT

0131 550 3660


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