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Sample book

Designer
Jean-Baptiste Réveillon, French, 1725–1811
Date
1785–95
Type
albums (bound) & books
Wallcoverings
Sample book
Medium
Block-printed, gilded, handmade paper
Credit Line
Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment and Decorative Arts Association Acquisitions Funds and through gift of Anonymous Donor and Bequest of Mary Hayward Weir
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Accession Number
1986-34-1-1/314
Description
Mostly architectural borders and moldings, printed in grisaille and metallic gold . Some fold-out pages.
Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Wallcoverings Department
made in
Paris, France
Usage