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Cheney Brothers design for furnishing fabric, 1 of 4 sheets, 1916

Cheney Brothers design for furnishing fabric, 1 of 4 sheets, 1916

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Painted point papers for textile design, Cheney Brothers, 1916, 1 of 4 sheets. Painted design on square paper for TE.T2847. For silk brocade. Point papers were used to plot a design out for cutting the cards for Jacquard-loom-woven textiles. One more sheet would be needed to complete the design but was not included in the accession.
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Currently not on view
Object Name
Pattern Draft
point paper
textile design
date made
1916
ID Number
TE.T02845.00B
catalog number
T02845.00B
Credit Line
Gift of Cheney Brothers
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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