HyperAllergic is a great art blog, and today they posted about William Morris’s Red House. Conservators have uncovered a biblical painting which was a collaborative effort between five of the artists, including William Morris. I copied the story below; you may want to subscribe to HyperAllergic! Images are larger on their site!
by Jillian Steinhauer on August 19, 2013
The newly discovered bedroom mural at the Red House, attributed to William Morris, Edward Burne-Jones, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Elizabeth Siddal, and Ford Madox Brown (all photos courtesy the Red House on Twitter)
Conservators have discovered an entire wall painting done by five Pre-Raphaelite artists in a house in a London suburb. The building, known as the Red House, was the home of Arts and Crafts movement founderWilliam Morris between 1860 and 1865; sometime during those years, Morris completed the painting in collaboration with artists Edward Burne-Jones, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Elizabeth Siddal (Rossetti’s wife), andFord Madox Brown.
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