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Title French lines
Collection Crafts Study Centre
Textile Printer Barron and Larcher
Description Length of blue cotton with a discharge block print (white).
Id Number Current Accession T.74.206.a
Subject printed textiles, length
Measurements 83.6 centimetres
Material cotton
Dye indigo, nitric acid
History No specific dates have been given with reference to the printing of textiles except in certain cases. In many instances the exact date the block was cut is unknown and then some blocks were used for many years.
Lengths by Phyllis Barron: 1920-40.
Lengths by Dorothy Larcher: 1923-40.
Relation Exhibition Exhibit No.153 in ´Hand block printed textiles: Phyllis Barron and Dorothy Larcher´, Crafts Study Centre, Bath, 24th March - 2nd July 1978.
Rights Owner Crafts Study Centre/Crafts Study Centre 2004
Style Period Period 1920s-40s
Technique hand-blockprinting
Process Cotton dyed in indigo. Block printed in nitric acid to discharge the design.

 

 

 

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