Cheney Brothers textile design point paper

Cheney Brothers textile design point paper

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Cheney Brothers textile design point paper. This is the weave draft of the design for a satin damask upholstery fabric with a Louis XVI style pattern, in rose, T2841. The donation also includes the original painted textile design for this fabric (T2839) and a sample of the finished cloth. This draft has been had painted on the gridded textile design paper for guiding the punching of the jacquard cards and threading the loom.
Original cataloging: draft of design #2839, the enlarged and finished draft painted on textile design paper for fabric #2841
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Object Name
Pattern Draft
point paper
textile design
date made
Cheney Brothers
place made
United States: Connecticut, Manchester, South Manchester
Physical Description
paper; pigment (overall material)
painted (overall production method/technique)
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Cheney Brothers
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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