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Recipe Dye Book with Printed Swatches

Date:

c. 1845

Artist:

Possibly manufactured by Oberkampf Manufactory (French, 1760-1843)
Possibly Jouy-en-Josas, France

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artists

Oberkampf Manufactory (Manufacturer) , Christophe-Philippe Oberkampf (Producer)

Title

Recipe Dye Book with Printed Swatches

Places

France (Object made in), Jouy-en-Josas (Object Possibly made in)

Date

Made 1835-1855

Medium

Cotton, plain and velvet weaves with printed patterns; total of 704 swatches

Inscriptions

Inscription (on first page in pencil): Oberkampf à Jouy

Dimensions

Measurements of swatches: Length: 4 cm (1 1/2 in.), 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.), 2.4 cm (15/16 in.) Width: 6.3 cm (2 1/2 in.), 4.7 cm (1 7/8 in.), 8.8 cm (3 1/2 in.) Measurement of volume: Height: 37 cm (14 1/2 in.) Width: 5.4 cm (9 7/8 in.) Depth: .3 cm (1 3/8 in.) Measurement of box: Height: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 in.) Width: 27 cm 27 cm (10 5/8 in.) Depth: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

1957.639

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