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Weaving drafts

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Cours de Tissage de Saint-Quentin

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0169

This late nineteenth-century French manuscript, handwritten and illustrated by Charles Maton, is entitled Cours de Tissage de Saint-Quentin and contains technical instructions and diagrams for weaving a variety of textiles on different types of looms.

Dates: circa 1890

Cahier de théorie : notebook on weaving

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0174

This volume of weaving techniques was created circa 1893 by J. Mercier, who was possibly a student at the École Municipal de Tissage et de Broderie in Lyon, France, where he learned industrial textile design.

Dates: approximately 1893

Cours Théoriques de Tissage et de Broderie weaving manual

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0184

In this manuscript, entitled “Cours Théoriques de Tissage et de Broderie,” creator Léon Roux described the different methods of weaving and embroidering textiles as well as the patterns one could achieve by employing these techniques. The volume was created in 1902-1903.

Dates: 1902-1903

Cours de Tissage weaving manual

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0182

This manuscript volume is a student thesis or weaving manual prepared by J. Savey, apparently a student of Professeur F. Brocard, for a course at the École de la Salle Commerciale et Industrielle in Lyon, France, in 1914-1915. Savey’s manuscript reflects a mastering of the mechanical aspects of looms and weaving and includes 180 colorful fabric swatches illustrating patterns and finishes.

Dates: 1914-1915