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Textile pattern book

Pattern book containing 95 designs for printed cottons. Gouache on paper, pasted to gray paper leaes of an unbound book. Grounds are dark blue, dark olive, brown or black. Designs show geometric or floral ornaments in a variety of styles. Some edges torn. Dark blue grounds powdering and rubbing off.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

French, About 1810–20

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Medium or Technique

Gouache on paper


Textiles and Fashion Arts