Calico printing

Made:
c. 1834

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Drawing: Calico printing [Swainson, Birley & Co cotton mill] / Thomas Allom, nd. [c1834]. pencil, pen, sepia and wash,
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London

Drawing. Calico printing [Swainson, Birley & Co cotton mill] / Thomas Allom, nd. [c1834]. pencil, pen, sepia and wash, 12x19cm. Original for a plate from Baines' History of cotton manufacture 1836. Printed material on huge rollers, men working

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Category:
Art
Materials:
paper (fibre product), pen, pencil, sepia, wash
Identifier:
1985-2173/4
type:
drawing
credit:
Christie's South Kensington Limited

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