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le divan nov o6 c

“A collection of  sample albums,

marvelous mixtures of paper and fabric…

sample book le divan 11 06

“…by all the large (fabric) houses of mode

and the private archivists of the textile.”

Le Divan Fumior Bohemien

archives Nov. 2006

le divan

le divan jan 08

Le Divan Fumior Bohemien

archives Jan. 2008

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samples french 18th c satin cooper-hewitt

French 18th century satin sample…

Sample france 1800 Cooper-Hewitt

French 1800 sample…

Sample book Cooper-Hewitt

Leather bound salesman’s sample book

late 19th century…

from the exhibition:

Multiple Choice

From Sample to Product

Cooper-Hewitt Museum

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Ribbons

French ribbon samples…

19th centuryRibbon 2

Bianchini-Ferier

Lyon, France

Both past listings  Ebay UK

Les Tissus Indiens du Vieux Perou by R & M Harcourt; Broderies Chinoises, and Tapissieries et Etoffes Coptes KT 08

Les Tissus Indiens du Vieux Perou

Broderies Chinoises, and Tapissieries et Etoffes

Bicornes Hats…

Sample book KT

Book of printed chemise and and dress fabrics,

roller printed and gauze…

c. 1860

book of gouache designs and off-strikes dating from the 1860s KT 08

Book of gouache designs and off-strikes

c. 1860

Kelly Taylor auction archives

sample book 2

Close up French Fabric Sample Book

Charles A. Whitaker Auctions