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William MorrisCan you run a socialist company in a capitalist economy?

William Morris was an English artist born on March 24, 1834. Morris contributed to the Symbolist, Pre Raphaelite, and Art Nouveau movements and died on October 3, 1896. Get notified when William Morris's biography is complete:

Guinevere and Iseult: Cartoon for Stained Glass

1862

Angel of the Resurrection: Cartoon for Stained Glass

1862

Trellis

1862-1864

Jasmine

1872

Marigold

1875

It is right and necessary that all men should have work to do which shall he worth doing

Art and Socialism

1884

Wild Tulip

1884

Willow Bough

1887

The purpose of applying art: to add beauty to the results of the work of man and to add pleasure to the work itself

The Arts and Crafts of Today

1889

Sussex Armchair

1865-1890

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