Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

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W. Foxton

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of 50 Marlborough Place, St John's Wood, London, NW8. Telephone: Maida Vale 9171 (2 lines). Cables: "Searchlight, Maida, London"

1920 Roller-printed furnishing fabric designed by Minnie McLeish for W. Foxton Ltd. [1]

1922 Roller-printed cotton furnishing fabric designed by Albert Griffiths. [2]

1947 British Industries Fair Advert as Producers and Exporters of Furnishing Textiles of exclusive design and fine colours, Machine and Hand Printed Cretonnes, Linens and Chintz, Damasks, Tapestries, Velours, Moquettes, Bedspreads and Artificial Silk Fabrics. (Textiles Section - Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand No. 113) [3]

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  1. [1] vads - Design Council Slide Collection
  2. [2] vads - Design Council Slide Collection
  3. 1947 British Industries Fair Advert 464; and p107