V&A Compton Kit
J.H. Dearle (1860-1932)
Celebrating creativity, the Victoria and Albert Museum is the world's leading museum of art, design and performance. John Henry Dearle worked for Morris and Co. on textile designs during the turn of the 20th century. The legacy begins with John Henry Dearle becoming Morris and Co.'s first apprentice tapestry weaver. His talents lead to carrying on the Morris and Co. aesthetic as Artistic Director after William Morris' death.
Kit Contents: DMC thread organizer, needle, 10 count printed tapestry canvas, complete instructions, 31 skeins of pure virgin tapestry wool in 13 colours.
Canvas Dimensions: 17.7 x 17.7 inches
Finished Dimensions: 13.8 x 13.8 inches
Victoria & Albert Museum