Dress silk design of poppies and cornflowers.
- Brief description
- Dress silk design of poppies and cornflowers, by Madeleine Lawrence, 1929.
- height: 154mm
- Silver Studio
- Lawrence, Madeleine C
- Label Text
- design for a dress print. Poppies and cornflowers were favourites for dress cottons because of the richness of their colouring. Field poppies were symbolic of the wild fragility of nature; both flowers could be found in the summer months in English fields and hedgerows.