Dating Fabrics : A Color Guide 1800-1960

Dating Fabrics : A Color Guide 1800-1960

Book Title: Dating Fabrics : A Color Guide 1800-1960

Author: Barbara Brackman

Format: Hardback | 206 pages

Publication Date: 15 Aug 1998

ISBN-13: 9780891458845

Are you a fabric collector, quilt collector, appraiser, or antiques collector who needs to know specifics about fabrics or quilts? Then this book is for you! It will help you identify, date, and recognize antique fabrics and their uses in quilts and clothing. Over 1,000 color fabric swatches are listed in this handy, easy-to-use reference guide. You'll be able to identify fabric dating from the pre-1830 era through the Second World War. Match your antique fabric by selecting a suspected time period and comparing colors and prints.