Did you know that William De Morgan was the son of a mathematician and was inspired by the beauty of geometry to create his designs? The De Morgan Foundation’s touring exhibition ‘Sublime Symmetry’ focusses in depth on this aspect of William De Morgan’s work. This accompanying publication gives a detailed insight into the mathematics behind De Morgan’s designs, with colour reproductions of the exhibits.
With contributions from Dr June Barrow Green, London Mathematical Society, Professor Robb McDonald, University College London, and an extended essay by Sarah Hardy, De Morgan Foundation.
Published by the De Morgan Foundation in 2016.
Format: Paperback, 36 pages
Dimensions: 14.6 x 20.8 x 0.4cm
Publisher: The De Morgan Foundation
Last Order Dates for Christmas
If you want to receive your orders in time for Christmas please get your orders to us by midday on:
UK - 17th December
Europe and International - 30th November
We aim to dispatch orders between 1-3 working days, however, as some items are stored at individual venues some orders may take longer. Orders are currently being dispatched between Monday and Friday. If you have any queries, please e-mail email@example.com
Standard UK delivery is by Royal Mail and costs £3.50 but may be more for heavier parcels. Most items take between 1 and 5 working days to be delivered.
We use Royal Mail's airmail service to post overseas. This can take from 1 to 4 weeks and costs from £10.00 in Europe and from £15.00 for the rest of the world. As with UK delivery, this will be more for heavier parcels. Please be aware there may be local duty and/or taxes payable on goods delivered outside the UK. National Museums Liverpool are not responsible for paying these charges and they are not included in your payment to us.
If you would like to order a large number of items, it may be worth contacting us directly to enquire about shipping costs.
If you are not totally satisfied with your order, please return it to us. Goods must be returned in the same condition you received them within 45 days of receiving the order. We will issue a refund or replacement at your request subject to certain conditions being met.
For more details go to the Delivery and Returns Page.