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Book of fabric samples

Paper bound book of fabric samples. Front cover reads: Woven silks and rayons enchantillons de nouveautes Bilbille & Co 101 rue Reamur Paris

Provenance

By 2011, with Leslie Verrinder of TinTin Collectibles, London; 2011, purchased from Verrinder by Jean and Frederic Sharf; 2011, gift of the Sharfs to the MFA (Accession date: December 30, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

French, about 1937

Dimensions

Length x width: 27.9 x 21.6 cm (11 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2284

Medium or Technique

Paper and silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Books and manuscripts, Textile sample books