Perpetuating the memory of one of the greatest men of the Victorian age

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February 25, 2021 18.30-20.00

William Morris: Wallpaper Man, Storybook One

William Morris: Wallpaper Man is an exhibition of new work made in collaboration with the William Morris Society that explores the legacy of William Morris as a visionary thinker and ‘protector’ of natural and man-made…

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March 20, 2021 15.00-16.30

Online launch and talk: The Kelmscott Press Books in a 19th century context

When the first Kelmscott Press books began to appear in 1891, there was a tendency – certainly encouraged by Morris himself – to compare them with the impressive publications of…

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April 17, 2021 15.00-16.00

Online talk: The Mirror of Everyday Life: Morris’s Book Collecting and the Kelmscott Press

In accordance with his historical, aesthetic, and political theories, William Morris’s collection of medieval manuscripts, early printed books, and books about medieval art and material culture were meant to be…

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