Spring curtains illustrated 1909: Lace curtains direct from the Nottingham Mills at Mill prices
John Barnes & Co Ltd., publisher, 1909
This catalogue of lace curtains was produced for London-based retailer John Barnes & Co Ltd in 1909.
The turn of the century was a time of increasing prosperity in Britain. The home became a place where people could demonstrate their new wealth. Lace curtains such as these were popular in the late 19th century, when they were used in combination with curtains and blinds to create impressive window dressings.