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William MORRIS

Great Britain 1834 – 1896

author and designer

Pages 165 to 166, 171 to 172. 1896 Description: proof pages for The well at the world's end
Materials & Technique: prints, relief woodcut, wood-engraving, letterpress, colour letterpress Support: handmade laid linen paper
Manufacturer's Mark: Kelmscott flower
Impression: proof pages

Primary Insc: page 1 u.l. red crayon "X for bk 2"; l.l. to l.r. pencil in S.C. Cockerell's hand "Pages containing the passage to be illustrated as heading to Book 2 / of 'The Well at the World's End'. See page 116."; page 2 u.l. to l.l. horizontal mark in red crayon
Dimensions: sheet 29.2 h x 41.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Orde Poynton Esq. CMG 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.151