The London Antique Rug & Textile Art Fair 22-27 January

The London Antique Rug & Textile Art Fair
22-27 January

Printed shawl c 1850

Printed shawl
c 1850

Pine Design 1860s

Pine Design
1860s

Hand Block Printed  1850s

Hand Block Printed
1850s

Pistachio Square  1850s

Pistachio Square
1850s

Rare Reversible  c 1860

Rare Reversible
c 1860

Wool Square 1845

Wool Square
1845

sold items

Printed Shawls of Paisley Design 1800-1870

Beautiful shawls were hand block printed all over the Britain, worn by middle class ladies for summer and evening wear and by the lower middle and working classes. A shawl was the essential fashion accessory.