Hand-blockprinted Textiles: Phyllis Barron and Dorothy Larcher
|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|
|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|
|Process||Cotton dyed in indigo. Block printed in nitric acid to discharge the design.|