Wallpaper design, tulip roundels on striped background

Arthur Heygate Mackmurdomid-1880s

William Morris Gallery

William Morris Gallery
Walthamstow, London, United Kingdom

Regency stripes are a feature of Arthur Heygate's Mackurdo's designs for the Century Guild from the mid-1880s onwards. Here they are combined with inset roundels with a floral motif of tulips, not unlike some of the inlaid work found in Century Guild furniture.


  • Title: Wallpaper design, tulip roundels on striped background
  • Creator: Century Guild, Arthur Heygate Mackmurdo
  • Date Created: mid-1880s
  • Type: design
  • Rights: © William Morris Gallery, London Borough of Waltham Forest
  • Physical Dimensions: 28.6 x 25.4 cm
  • Object Number: A98
  • Medium: bodycolour on paper
  • Credit line: Mackmurdo bequest, 1942

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