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Author:
Denis Diderot, French, 1713–1784  Search this
Designer:
J.R. Lucotte, French, 1750–84  Search this
Engraver:
Robert Bénard, French, 1734–1772  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on white paper
Type:
textile designs
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
France
Date:
1763
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Drawing divided into two registers. On top, a view of a tailor shop. On far left bottom, a man crouched under a table irons clothing. Seated on a table, four women sew clothing. At right, a tailor takes a man's measurements. Far right, a man cuts fabric. In the bottom register, depictions of the tools used by tailors, all given figure labels.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler
Accession Number:
1949-152-190
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq41d7d2361-fb7f-4fc5-81cf-95b79ca18009
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1949-152-190