The Pattern Exhibition: 100 Years of Textile Designs and Fabric Samples from Two Private Collections

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A PRIVATE COLLECTION OF FABRIC SAMPLE BOOKS
The body of The Pattern Sale is made up of over 170 fabric and textile sample books, which have been amassed over 30 years by the owner for historical reference and design inspiration and contains nearly 130,000 individual fabric samples.THE JOHN BARKER ARCHIVE
A fascinating snapshot of Manchester textile design in the mid-19th century comes in the form of the John Barker Archive, a well-documented collection of over 800 sketches and designs for fabric and wallpaper executed between 1860 and 1872 by John Barker of Salford.

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Type Price
Tickets Free

Dates

02/10/2020 - 02/11/2020


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Sun 09:00 17:00
Mon 09:00 17:00
Tue 09:00 17:00
Wed 09:00 17:00
Thu 09:00 17:00
Fri 09:00 17:00
Sat 09:00 17:00

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