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Metier a faire des bas

Metier a faire des bas

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Title:
Metier a faire des bas
Description:
Metier a faire des Bas [Stocking frame]. Rojau del. Benard Fecit. Planche IV. Engraving, [ca1800?]. Image of some parts of a stocking frame. Probably from some edition of Diderot's "Encyclopedie Ou Dictionnaire Raisonne Des Sciences, Des Arts Et Des Metiers," first published in volumes between 1751 and 1772. Copy A. Also very similar to 0000.207.47 except for one or two small implements in upper left corner. 49.5 x 42 cm.
Date:
[1800?]
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Engravings
Location:
American Textile History Museum
Collection (local):
Osborne Library
Subjects:
Stocking frame
Knitting machines
Knitting
Diderot, Denis, 1713-1784
Extent:
overall: horizontal 49.5 cm x vertical 42 cm x depth x diameter
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Preferred Citation:
Courtesy of American Textile History Museum, Lowell, MA
Notes:
TT 39. Multiple copies.
Notes (object):
Condition: Good - holes stabilized by backing
Accession #:
0000.207.31