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Cours de Théorie pour le Tissage professé par P. Audibert

  • Object:

    Weaver's pattern book

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1872 (dated)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Audibert, P. (author)
    Bardot, T. (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pen and coloured inks

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf A, box 25

Physical description

Volume, of 117 ff., with MS directions for the weaving of fabrics of various patterns, illustrated with the diagrams (drawn directly on the sheet, or pasted in), and with examples of the finished cloths. On f. 2 is pasted a photograph of a portrait of the author, designed for weaving.

Place of Origin

France (made)


1872 (dated)


Audibert, P. (author)
Bardot, T. (maker)

Materials and Techniques

pen and coloured inks


Height: 18.125 in, Width: 12.125 in

Descriptive line

T. Bardot, Cours de théorie pour le tissage professé par P. Audibert, 1872. Volume with MS directions for fabric weaving, hand-drawn diagrams and samples of the fabrics.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1924, published under the Authority of the Board of Education, London, 1926.


Pen and ink


Handwriting; Drawing


Textiles; Books; Pattern books


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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