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Book of 81 Painted Designs for Woven Textiles (Volume I)

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Book of 81 Painted Designs for Woven Textiles (Volume I)


France (Object made in)

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Made 1815–1849


Paper, gouache, varnish or oil


Average length of swatches: 13.2 cm (5 1/4 in.), 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.), 10.4 cm (4 1/8 in.) Average width of swatches: 8.4 cm (3 1/4 in.), 12.2 cm (4 7/8 in.), 6.5 cm (2 1/2 in.) Measurements of volume Height: 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.) Width: 22 cm (8 5/8 in.) Depth: 5.5 cm (2 1/4 in.) Measurements of bo×: Height: 26 cm 26 cm (10 1/4 in.) Width: 23.7 cm Depth: 7.2 cm (2 7/8 in.)

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Gift of Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

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