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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:

    E.1506-1924

  • 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)

Date

1872 (dated)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

pen and coloured inks

Dimensions

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.

Materials

Pen and ink

Techniques

Handwriting; Drawing

Categories

Textiles; Books; Pattern books

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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