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A Place in Pattern: Islamic Art and its Influence in British Arts & Crafts

September 14, 2020 – January 1, 2021

“To us pattern designers Persia has become a holy land, for there in the process of time our art was perfected, and thence above all places it spread to cover for a while the world, east and west.” – William Morris, 1882

‘A Place in Pattern’ explores the influence of Islamic Art on British Arts & Crafts. It features works on paper from the WMS collection, objects from The Emery Walker Trust and original works by artist Dr Sara Choudhrey.
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