Sunflower Length 1880's

Sunflower Length
1880's

Hand Block Curtain 1880-1900

Hand Block Curtain
1880-1900

Narrow Fringing 1880's

Narrow Fringing
1880's

Scalloped Fringing 1880's

Scalloped Fringing
1880's

Aesthetic Portiere 1870 s

Aesthetic Portiere
1870 s

Aesthetic Movement 1870’s

The opening of Japan’s ports in 1853 for trading with the West was hugely influential on the Decorative Arts. Artist designers such as Bruce Talbert, Christopher Dresser and Owen Jones produced textile designs. Liberty's in Regent Street, London embraced the look employing many artist designers of the time to produce products for them. Bruce Talbot, Christopher Dresser, Owen Jones all designed textiles. Aesthetic Movement textiles 1870’s.