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The Paisley shawl

Frederick Niven

The Paisley shawl

by Frederick Niven

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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Frederick Niven. --
The Physical Object
Pagination253 p. ;
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26555187M

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"The Epoch of the Shawl Trade in Paisley," writes the author of this interesting volume, "is now rounded off. Like a flower it came up, blossomed, and decayed." Even thus, in Paisley, does the poetic imagination weave garlands of blooming thoughts round textile fabrics.

The book, however, is description and history, not an effusion of creative by: 1. This beautifully illustrated book showcases over elegantly designed paisley shawls woven in the Victorian era from through the early twentieth century. Shown in rich full color are the distinctive scrolled leaf designs on shawls of various sizes and fabric types from India, Scotland, France, Ireland, England, Italy, and Holland/5(3).

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The name 'paisley' is not an international name for the pattern, it is called palme in France, bota in Netherlands, bootar in India and peizuli in Japan.

The Scottish town was named Paisley as far back as the 7th century. By the s, trade peaked with over 71 shawl manufacturers operating in the town and making, the colourful, fashionable ‘Paisley’ shawl affordable and accessible across the world.

Inan expert panel convened for the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology named Paisley shawls as one of 25 objects that shaped Scotland’s history. Mens Floral Tuxedo Jacket Paisley Shawl Lapel Suit Blazer Jacket for Dinner,Party,Wedding,Prom.

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The production of " Paisley " shawls in Paisley lasted only seventy years, but the industry had its origin very much further back than the weaving of the first shawl about The shawls of Kashmir which were copied by the Paisley weavers were known to the Roman Caesars.

Their designs are prehistoric. The book showed images of Shawls woven in India and also 15 images of Shawls woven in United-Kingdom, amongst which one assigned to a Paisley Manufacture, circa But according to Monique Lévi-Strauss, it resembles by many details a Shawl designed by a French designer named Antony Berrus, born in at Nîmes-France and died in The Paisley shawl has its antecedents in the Kashmir shawl, produced in Kashmir since the 11th century, and more intensively in central Asia in the 15th and 16th centuries.

In the 18th century, travel and trade saw them brought back to Europe. Aroundthe first shawls of this kind were being produced in Paisley, began a year period during which the town of Paisley, which. Book Accessories Children's Books Art & Photography Books Pashmina Scarf,paisley,shawl,festival scarf,colorful scarf,scarves,cashmere scarf,boho,hippie scarf,bohemian,Wrap,soft scarf,unisex scarf scarves From shop scarves 5 out of.

Floral Paisley Shawl. I received the shawl today and its beautiful. It was even in a nice envelope like netting with a material button which made it even more nice.

It is isnt too heavy for wearing on cooler summer nights. Thank you. Paisley or paisley pattern is an ornamental textile design using the boteh (Persian: بته ‎) or buta, a teardrop-shaped motif with a curved upper Persian origin, paisley designs became very popular in the West in the 18th and 19th centuries, following imports of post–Mughal Empire versions of the design from India, especially in the form of Kashmir shawls, and were then imitated.

Even thus, in Paisley, does the poetic imagination weave garlands of blooming thoughts round textile fabrics. The book, however, is description and history, not an effusion of creative art.

The shawls are now rarities sought for by : He has also to express his thanks to the ladies who have so kindly allowed him to reproduce, in coloured illustrations, such beautiful examples of what has become widely known as the Paisley Shawl. THE MOORINGS, TH0RNLY PARK, PAISLEY, December, Contents.

Chapter I - Early Textiles in Paisley Chapter II - The Paisley Shawl. "The Epoch of the Shawl Trade in Paisley," writes the author of this interesting volume, "is now rounded off. Like a flower it came up, blossomed, and decayed." Even thus, in Paisley, does the poetic imagination weave garlands of blooming thoughts round textile fabrics.

The book, however, is description and history, not an effusion of creative s: 1. This beautifully illustrated book showcases over elegantly designed paisley shawls woven in the Victorian era from through the early twentieth century.

Shown in rich full color are the distinctive scrolled leaf designs on shawls of various sizes and fabric types from India, Scotland, France, Ireland, England, Italy, and :.

Paisley became famous for its paisley shawls in silk and cotton (and later in wool), which were copies of the Asian shawls sent by British soldiers serving in India. A priceless collection is on exhibit in the Paisley Museum and Art Galleries.

Later the manufacture of linen thread gave way to that of cotton, and Paisley grew rapidly.I enjoyed the illustrations and their captions and I learned a great deal about shawls, shawl making, the "paisley" pattern and Paisley the city.

While this thin book appeared that it would be an easy read, I found the chapters rather disjointed from each other making the transition from topic to topic difficult/5(1). The paisley shawl fell victim to changing fashion trends in the s.

In the early decades of the century, the empire dress, a simple chemise modeled after the dress of ancient Greece and Rome, was the fashion choice, and the paisley shawl was the perfect accompaniment.