William Morris Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery, UK
William Morris at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Peacock and Dragon, 1878
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Fitzwilliam Museum PHAROS Website, Cambridge, UK
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Musée d'Orsay Collection Database, Paris
7 works by William Morris online
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston NEW!
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Réunion des Musées Nationaux, France (in French)
Tenture, modèle "Peacock", 1878
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C. NEW!
Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue, London, UK
William Morris Gallery, London, UK
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia
2 chairs from William Morris and Company
Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide
A total of 12 objects by Morris & Company
Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum, UK
From the museum's Arts and Crafts collection; choose the designer from the drop-down list, then click on the object number(s)
Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio NEW!
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
4 works by or related to the artist
Dayton Art Institute, Ohio
Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, Germany
Philadelphia Museum of Art
(Tip: On the zoom-in page, use the slider bar to magnify the image)
Printed Textile: "Brer Rabbit"
Pre-Raphaelite Photographs Exhibition
Tate Gallery, London, UK
The Huntington Library, California
The Ransom Center at the University of Texas
William Morris and His Circle
Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Carlisle, England
Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, UK
Search results for "William Morris"
Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Connecticut
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
8 works online when last checked
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Liam's Pictures from Old Books Miscellaneous Sites:
Illustrations from The William Morris Kelmscott Chaucer
Stained Glass Photography
Dozens of images of Morris' stained glass windows
William Morris at The Art Renewal Center
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
William Morris at ArtMagick
California State University WorldImages Database
William Morris at CGFA
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!
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William Morris Society Home PageArticles and Reference Sites:
Peter Nahum At The Leicester Galleries, London, UK
Archive of past displayed works which are "sold" or "not for sale"
Downloadable Win/Mac font based on William Morris' decorative lettering (scroll down to the very bottom of the page)
The Modernist Journals Project
(Click "Retrieve Images" to see artworks)
The Victorian Web
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on William Morris Multimedia:
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Wikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
More a poem than a house - William Morris's Red House
Wikiquote, compendium of quotations from the Wikimedia Foundation
Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK
Video about a William Morris design for block-printed wallpaper