Maker: Marshall and Snelgrove Ltd.
Medium: Embroidered velvet with silks, satin, felt, machine-made lace
Location: Victoria and Albert Museum, London
This coat reflects the influence of the European Arts and Crafts Movement. It features a medieval-style collar and is entirely covered in dramatic sprays of an English wildflower called Sweet Cicely hand-embroidered in yellow and green silk, with petals of white felt. — source
a tall tree is being felled.
Search, birds, search
for the site of your nests
in this high memory
while it is still murmuring."
— Jules Supervielle