Textile France Oberkampf * ca. 1796 Medium: cotton Technique: block-printed: black, 2 reds; other colors applied by brush; plain weave foundation Exotic flowering plants in bright colors scattered on a white background.
Dress fabric | Calico Printers' Association | Manchester, England, 1933 | Printed silk georgette. Fabric is printed with repeat of flowers and stems in white, red and green, on a black and white background. Floral printed fabrics held a prominent place in every smart woman's wardrobe in the 1930s | VA Museum, London