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A L C E S T E Framed

£39.99 incl tax

From original hand-painted tiles in the William Morris Gallery collection Designed by Edward Burne Jones and painted by Lucy Faulkner for Morris & Co.

Alceste was designed as part of a series of 2 –tile panels depicting the heroines of Geoffrey Chaucers poem 'The Legend of Good Wimmen'. This figure was part of the tiled fireplace in the hall at Sandroyd, home of artist John Roddam Spencer Stanthorpe and the second building (after Red House) designed by Philip Webb.

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