See examples of Turkey red textiles in amazing close-up detail and see the different printing methods used.

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An early example of a printed handkerchief produced by block printing.
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Woman in sari

Block printed design of a woman in a sari with peacock and floral border.
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Exposition Universelle

Copper plate printed design showing the building for the Exposition Universelle held in Paris in 1855.
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Turkey red pattern

White flower

Design showing large, simple white flowers on a red ground, printed using the lead plate process.
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Tiger attacking a hunter

Design showing a tiger attacking a hunter created using the lead plate process then overprinted with a copper plate.
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Dogs' heads

This design was produced in two stages: the white areas were created using the lead plate process then overprinted by the flat press process.
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Goddess Lakshmi

This is a cylinder produced design showing what could be intended to be the Indian goddess Lakshmi.
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Turkey red pattern

Geometric pattern

The pattern on this ridged piece of cloth was produced by the flat press process.
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Red and pink print

This design was produced in two stages. The dark red and lighter pink were produced by the flat press process then overprinted by copper plate.
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