Dress silk design of poppies and cornflowers.

Dress silk design of poppies and cornflowers.

Brief description
Dress silk design of poppies and cornflowers, by Madeleine Lawrence, 1929.
Dimensions
height: 154mm
width: 181mm
Organisation
Silver Studio
Person
Lawrence, Madeleine C
Caption
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.
Date
1929
Type
Design
Name
SD1578