Four Early Victorian Swatch Books

Made:
1820-1850
maker:
Williamson Brothers

Collection of fabric swatch books containing swatches of bold printed dress cottons in Turkey red, mustard, green, blue and ivory colours in various naturalistic and geometric designs in diagonal strips and serpentine foliate chains.

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Details

Extent:
4 items
Identifier:
YA1999.32
Subject:
Textile Printing, Textile Industry
Access:
Access is given in accordance with the Museum of Science and Industry's access policy. Material from this collection is available to researchers through the Museum's Archive Study Area.