Lot 543bIndian Fabric Design and Labels a quantity of...

Auction Date: 1/03/2016 at 10:30 am



Indian Fabric Design and Labels a quantity of assorted fabrics with some labels stuck to fabric, within decorative hard board folders, large format labels many with Fast Colours labels below, similar coloured designs and fabric, references to some folders, folders are generally in poor condition, the fabric and labels seem to appear in better condition, quantity, 1 Box (#16+). Note: For further details please read an article ‘Labelling Legends’, especially to the image, 'Broker Label' p47. The Hindu merchant is sitting with bales of British made imported cotton fabric printed to mimic traditional Indian designs and beside him is the labels (tickets), Indian-designed but British-printed, which he will affix to the fabric. The Hindi above him translates as 'Broker Ticket'. Referenced from Country Life December 12th 1991

Guide Price: £180.00 - £240.00

(Not sold)

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