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[TEXTILE]. Album d'échantillons de tissus. 

Alsace, s.n., [1720-1840].

Elephant Folio (500x345 mm), containing 182 tissues samples pasted on 108 pages. Some withdrawned.  binding : Quarter vellum in poor condition. 

A composite album formed at the end of the 19th century, bringing together documents of Lyonnais silk fabrics from the 18th century, sweeping most of the typologies and armor of silks for the Dress. Most woven and stitched, some embroidered or printed, between 1720 and 1840.
We find two very beautiful samples of Indiennes, printed and painted in India in the first half of the eighteenth century.
Fragments of various sizes, between 50 x 50 cm and 20 x 30 cm or less, some in the form (sleeve, underskirt or coat of court dress having retained their "cockchafer eyebrow" type approvals and crest in trimmings of silk, document of men's vests).

Price : 2500 €

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