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Wolf 11 of 30:


Artist: Harriet Davies

Location: Wolverhampton Market

Compton by Harriet Davies - front profile
Compton by Harriet Davies - side profile
Compton by Harriet Davies - back profile

The inspiration for Compton Boy is twofold, the honeysuckle signifying happiness, featured by William Morris in his painting Compton, and the painting by the artist’s two-year-old son entitled More Gold Mummy. Personal memories of games and adventures in front of a house with a honeysuckle covered porch form a bridge between William Morris and childhood.

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