Textile Designs : 200 Years of Patterns


Newly available in paperback, this volume remains unsurpassed as the biggest and most lavish survey of printed textiles ever published. Textile Designs presents a comprehensive selection of the colourful patterned fabrics used for clothing and interior decoration over the last 200 years. Here are the bright and hugely enjoyable materials of everyday life – the printed calicos and cottons, the flowered cretonnes and chintzes, the polka-dot silks and foulards. These are presented by motif and pattern under flye separate headings: Floral, Geometric, Conversational, Ethnic, and Art Movements and Period Styles, and illustrated in nearly 2,000 colour reproductions

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Textile Designs : 200 Years of Patterns for Printed Fabrics Arranged by Motif, Colour, Period and Design
Dover Pictorial Archive
Susan Meller
Gardners Books; New Ed edition
March 31, 2002
464 pages
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Weight 2200 g
Dimensions 9 × 1 × 11 cm


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