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designed by Silver Studio, 1926

This is a design for a dress silk by the Silver Studio in 1926. The background is black with blue and green waterlines on top. The main design features a Chinese inspired pattern of orange, purple and yellow lanterns, each with a matching pattern of blue and grey blossoms with black stems and leaves. These lanterns are joined by the waterlines.

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Gouache on drawing paper.

height: 270mm
width: 250mm

Further Reading

Hendon, Zoe. Japantastic: Japanese-Inspired Patterns for the British Home, 1880-1930., 2010.