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Leonardo Fine China 500ml Jug William Morris Strawberry Thief Floral Milk Jug

SKU LES-481
Original price £14.99 - Original price £14.99
Original price
£14.99
£14.99 - £14.99
Current price £14.99

Leonardo Collection Jug

This lovely Fine China Gift Boxed Jug, holds a capacity of just over 500ml.

William Morris (24 March 1834 – 3 October 1896) was a British textile designer, poet, novelist, translator, and socialist activist associated with the British Arts and Crafts Movement. He was a major contributor to the revival of traditional British textile arts and methods of production. His literary contributions helped to establish the modern fantasy genre, while he played a significant role propagating the early socialist movement in Britain.

Morris is recognised as one of the most significant cultural figures of Victorian Britain. He was best known in his lifetime as a poet, although he posthumously became better known for his designs. The William Morris Society founded in 1955 is devoted to his legacy, while multiple biographies and studies of his work have been published. Many of the buildings associated with his life are open to visitors, much of his work can be found in art galleries and museums, and his designs are still in production.

Strawberry Thief is one of William Morris's most popular repeating designs.

It takes as its subject the thrushes that Morris found stealing fruit in his kitchen garden of his countryside home, Kelmscott Manor, in Oxfordshire.

The Jug is Dishwasher & Microwave Safe

Features:

  • Capacity 500ml
  • Fine China
  • Dishwasher Safe
  • Microwave Safe
  • Gift Boxed