Walter Crane was one of the most prolific British artist of the end of the 19th century. He is mostly known for being a children's book creator. He was part of the Arts & Craft movement. He also designed textiles and wall paper. He was closely associated with the Socialist movement.
Swan Wallpaper, by Walter Crane © Victoria and Albert Museum / V&A Prints
The British Empire was designed by Walter Crane for Edmund Potter & Co in 1887